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Medical Term

External Root Words

Blephar-o Eyelids
Brachi-o Arm
Bucc-o Cheek
Capit-o Head
Cephal-o Head
Cervic-o Neck
Cheil-o Lip
Cili-o Eyelid, Eyelash, hairlike projections
Cor-e Pupil of the eye
Dactyl-o Toes
Dent-i Tooth
Derm-o Skin
Dors-i back
episi/o- vulva
faci/o face
gingiv/o gums
gloss/o tongue
gnath jaw
labi/o lip
lapar/o abdomen
later/ side
lingu/o tongue
mamm/a mammary gland
mandibul/o lower jaw
mast/o breast
maxilla/o upper jaw
nas/o nose
nar/o nostril
ocul/o eye
odont/o tooth or teeth
onych/o nail or claw
ophthalm/o eye or eyes
or/o mouth
ot/o ear
papill/o nipple or nipple-shaped projection
phall/o penis
phalang/o phalanges
pil/o hair
ped, pod/o foot
pinn/i external ear
plant/o caudal surface of rear paw
rhin/o nose
steth/o chest
stomat/o mouth
sarc/o flesh
tars/o area corresponding to the human ankle
thorac/o chest or thorax
trich hair
uter/o uterus
ventr/i belly



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