Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Didn't know it?
click below
Knew it?
click below
Don't know
Remaining cards (0)
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

A&P Biolexicon

Vocabulary for BHS A&P - prefixes, roots and suffixes

a- , an- not, without
ab- away
acro- topmost
ad-, af- toward
ambi- both
ana- up
ante- before, in front
anti- against
arthr- joint
bi- two
bio- life
brachi- arm
cardio- heart
carni- flesh
cep(h)- head
chondr- cartilage
chrom(o)- color
contra- opposite
cort- tree bark
cut- skin
cyt(o)- cell
derm- skin
di- two
dia- across
dys- ill, bad
ecto- outside
en(do)- inside
epi- upon
ex-, ef- out, away
gastr- stomach
hemo- blood
hepa- liver
hom(e)o- same
hyper- above
hypo- below
infra- below
inter- between
ipsi- self
iso- equal
lat- side
lymph(o)- clear fluid
man- hand
medi- middle
mela- black
mes(o)- middle
morph(o)- shape
myo- muscle
nephr- kidney
neur(o)- nerve
oste(o)- bone
para- beside
peri- around
poly- many
prot(o)- first
pulmo- lung
rhin(o)- nose
soma- body
sub- below
syn-, sym- together, with
trans- across
tri- three
-bio- life
-brachi- arm
-cauda- back
-cep(h)- head
-cephal- head
-cer- horn
-chondra- cartilage
-cut- skin
-cyt- cell
-cyst- bladder
-derm- skin
-duct- to lead
-fer- to carry
-gastr- stomach
-gen- to make
-morph- shape
-myo- muscle
-neph- kidney
-oste(o)- bone
-path- suffering
-plas(t)- to mold
-pulmo- lung
-algia pain
-cep head
-cyst bladder
-lyse to break
-lysis breaking
-mer part
-oid like
-(o)logy study
-oid like
-scope to see
-septic rot, bacteria
-some body
-tom to cut
-tomy cutting
-vore eating
-zoa animal
Created by: pcafasso



Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards