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Ch.7 respiratory sys

combining form

alveol/o alveolus; air sac
angi/o vessel (blood)
arteri/o artery
aspir/o removal
atel/o incomplete; imperfect
bol/o cast; throw
bronchi/o bronchiole; smaller subdivision of the bronchus
carcin/o cancer
cardi/o heart
cyan/ o blue
diaphragmat /o diaphgm
dilat/o to enlarge; expand
epiglott/o epiglottis
fibr/o fiber
hem/o blood
hist/o tissue
larynx/o larynx; voice box
lob/o lobe
nas/o nose
ox/o, ox/i oxygen
pharyng/o pharynx; throat
pleur/o pleura; serous membrane that enfolds the lung
pneum/o , pneumon lung; air
pulmon/o lung
py/o pus
resuscit/o to revive
rhin/o nose
sinus/o sinus; cavity
spir/o breathing
thorac/o chest
tonsill/o tonsils
trache/o trachea; windpipe
tub/o tube
bronch/o bronchus; bronchial tube
Created by: Neida Perez
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