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KSS SM 3 VocabTest 2

SM 3 VocabTest 2

a-, an- no, not, without, lack of, apart
ad- toward, near, to
bi- two, double
de- down, away from; take away, remove
di- two, double
dia- through, between
dif-, dis- apart, free from, separate
ec-, ecto- out, outside, outer
end-, endo- within, inner
ep-, epi- upon, over, beyond
eu- good, normal
ex-, exo- out, away from
extra- outside, beyond
hyper- above, beyond, excessive
hypo- below, under, deficient
in- in, into, not
mega- large, great
meta- beyond, over, between, change
para- beside, alongside, abnormal
poly- many, much, excessive
post- after, behind
pre- before, in front of
pro- before, in front of
super- above, beyond
supra- above, beyond
acro- extremities; top or extreme point
aero- air
aniso- unequal
brady- slow
dys- bad, painful, difficult
hemi- one side, half
hemo- blood
hetero- different
homo- same
hydro- water
iso- equal, same
lip- fat
mal- bad, poor
megalo- large (enlarged)
noct- night
nyct- night
pan- all, every
per- through
peri- around, surrounding
pyo- pus
re- put back
syn- going together, unites
tachy- fast
tri- three
quadri- four
deca- ten
multi- many (more than one)
primi- first
semi- half (partially)
ambi- both or both sides
ab- away from
circum- around
contra- opposition, against
infra- below, under
intra- inside
meso- middle
retro- behind, backward
sub- under, near
acu- needle
bio- life
equi- equality, equal
abdomin/o abdomen
aden/o gland
andr/o men
angi/o vessel
appendage attached to or outgrowth
appendic/o appendix
arteri/o artery
arthr/o joint
encephal/o brain
esophag/o esophagus
gastr/o stomach
gloss/o tongue
gyne woman
hepat/o liver
hyster/o uterus
irid/o iris (eye)
lamina, lamin/o thin, flat part of vertebra
lingua tongue
lob/o lobe, as of lung or brain
mamm/o breast
mast/o breast
myel/o bone marrow, spinal cord
my/o muscle
nerphr/o kidney
neur/o nerve
oophor/o ovary
ophthalm/o eye
oste/o bone
ot/o ear
pancreat/o pancreas
pharyng/o pharynx
phleb/o vein
pneum/o lungs (air or gas)
ren/i kidney
rhin/o nose
scar/o sacrum
spleen/o spleen
spondyl/o vertebra
steth/o chest
stomat/o mouth
ten/o tendon
thorac/o thorax
thyr/o thyroid gland
trache/o trachea
tympan/o eardrum
vas/o vessel
ven/i vein
dipl/o pairs; bacteria that grow in pairs
staphyl/o bunches, like grapes; bacteria that grow in clusters
strept/o twisted; bacteria that grow in twisted chains
alb white
chlor/o green
chrom/o color
cirrh/o orange-yellow
cyan/o blue
erythr/o red
leuk/o white
melan/o black
poli/o gray
rhod/o red
rubi/o reddish, redness
xanth/o yellowish
adip/o fat
blast/o early embryonic stage, immature
calor/i heat
carcin/o cancer
caud/o tail
cavit/o, cav/o hollow, cavity
chron/o time, timing
consci/o awareness, aware
constrict/o narrowing
corpor/o body
cry/o cold
dolor/o pain
dynam/o power, strength
eti/o etiology
febr/i fever
funct/o performance
gel/o to freeze, congeal
ger/o aged, old age
hapl/o simple, single
hist/o tissue
kel/o tumor, fibrous growth
medic/o heal, healing
morph/o shape, form
nos/o disease
nutri/o, nutrit/o nourish
pant/o all, whole
path/o disease
pharmac/o drugs
physic/o physical, natural
plex/o network (nerves or vessels)
puls/o, pulsat/o to beat, beating
purul/o pus formation
pyr/o fire, fever, heat
scirrh/o hard
systol/o contraction
therm/o heat
tors/o twisting, twisted
tri/o to sort out, sorting
vir/o virus
viscer/o internal organs
vit/o lifezyg/o
Suffixes-ectomy excision, removal
-centesis surgical puncture
-os/tomy mouth, forming an opening
-tomy incision, to cut into
-desis binding, stabilization
-rrhaphy suture
-plasty molding or shaping
-clasis to break down, refracture
-lysis loosen, free from adhesions, destruction
Created by: SK Ath Med
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