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A&P Biolexicon II

BHS Human Anatomy & Physiology Biolexicon, expanded, version II

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
-som(a)- 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(o)- 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
-psych- mind
-por(o)- opening
-dexter-, -dextr(a)- right hand
-pep(t)- digest
-crin- to separate
-ur- urine
-arteri- artery
-blast- sprout, bud, germ
-clast- break, broken
-stat, -stasis staying, placed
-rrhage to burst forth
-ectomy excision
-cerebr- brain
-vas- vessel
-hystero- womb, uterus
-phleb- vein
-entero- intestine, gut
Created by: pcafasso



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