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Chapter 1

Introduction to Word Parts & Word Construction

Anti Against/ Opposite Of
Brady- Slow
Endo- Within
Epi- Upon, Above, Over, Top
Neo- New
Pre- To Come Before
Append/o, Appendic/o Appendix
Bi/o Life
Cardi/o Heart
Cerebr/o Brain, Cerebrum
Dermat/o Skin
Electr/o Electricity
Encephal/o Brain
Gastr/o Stomach
Hem/o Blood
Hepat/o Liver
Hyster/o Uterus
Laryng/o Voice Box/ Larynx
Leuk/o White
Mamm/o Breast
Mast/o Breast
Ment/o Mind
Nat/o Birth
Neur/o Nerve
Path/o Disease
Proct/o Rectum or Anus
Psych/o Mind
Rhin/o Nose
Tonsill/o Almond, Tonsil
Vas/o Vessel
-al Pertaining To
-ectomy Surgical Excision, Removal
-emia Condition Of Blood
-gram A Record Or Image
-ia Condition Of
-iatry Treatment, Specialty
-ic Pertaining To
-itis Inflammation
-logist One Who Studies
-logy Study Or Science Of
-pathy Disease
-philia Loving, Affinity For
-plasty Surgical Repair
-scope Instrument Used For Viewing
-tic Pertaining To
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