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Chapter 2

Combining FormMeaning
aer(o) air; gas
ather(o) plaque; fatty substance (inside of blood vessel)
blast(o) immature cells
calc(o), calci(o) calcium
chondrio, chondro cartilage, grainy, gritty
Chyl(o) chyle, a digestive juice
chym(o) chyme, semifluid production of chyme in the stomach
cyst(o), cysti bladder, cyst, cystic duct
cyt(o) cell
ethm(o) ethmoid bone
gluc(o) glucose
glyc(o) sugars
hydr(o) hydrogen, water
ket(o), keton(o) ketone; acetone
lip(o) fat (outside of a blood vessel)
nucle(o) nucleus
plasma, plasmo formative; plasma
salping(o) tube
sider(o) iron
somat(o) body
squam(o) scale; squamous (meaning scaly)
syring(o) tube
algesi(o), algi(o), alg(o) pain
cry(o) cold
dips(o) thirst
esthesi(o) sensation, perception
kin(o), kine movement
kinesi(o), kines (o) motion
phon(o) sound, voice: speech
phot(o) light
son(o) sound
therm(o) heat
acanth(o) spiny; thorny
andr(o) masculine
chlor(o) chlorine, green
chrom(o), chromat(o) color
crypt(o) hidden;obscure
cyan(o) blue
eosin(o) red
crythr(o) red, redness
granul(o) granular
gyn(o),gyne,gynec(o) women
home(o), hom(o) same;constant
ichthy(o) dry; scaly; fishy
idi(o) distinct; unknown
immun(o) safe; immune
leuk(o) white
macr(o) large; long
meg(a), megalo(o) large; million
melan(o) black; dark
Created by: Ileana