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root & prefixes

a- without
abdom- abdomen
adeno- gland
adipo- fat
ante- coming before something else
anti- against
arthro- joint
brachi- arm
brachy- shortened
brady- slow
bucc- cheek
carcino- cancer
chole- bile
cyst- bladder
chrom- color
contra- against
cyano- bluish
dent- teeth
derm- skin
dys- difficult
-emesis vomiting
heme- blood
hepat- liver
-megalo enlarged
myo- muscle
myelo- bone marrow
necro- death
nephr- kidney
neur- nervous
ophth- straight
path- disease
phleb- vein
pilo- hair
pneumo- air or lung
pod- foot
pyo-/ pyelo- pus
pyrex- heat
reno- kidney
stoma- mouth
tachy- fast
thoraco- chest
thyr- thyroid gland
-ur urine
vaso- vessel
Created by: HammondHm



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