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Nervous Root Words

Medical Terminology

thromb/o clot
cephal/o head
quadr/i four
rhiz/o root
cerebell/o cerebellum
crani/o cranium, skull
dendr/o branching
cyt/o cell
narc/o sleep
encephal/o brain
gli/o neuroglia, nerve cell
mening/o meninges
myel/o spinal cord, bone marrow
neur/o nerve
olig/o few, diminished
thec/o sheath
ventricul/o ventricle
medull/o medulla oblongata
neur/i nerve tissue
kinesi/o movement
dipl/o double
caus/o burn