Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know
remaining cards
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Full_Word Roots

Foreign Word Roots, Prefixes and suffixes Part 1 for A&P

A- without
ab- from
acr- extremity
algia- pain
allo other
andro male.....like androgen
angio vessel
ante before
anti against
apo from
atel imperfect
auto self
blast precursor
carcin cancer
centesis puncture
cervic neck
chole bile....cholecystitis
chondro cartilage
-clast broken
cost rib...costal
cribr sieve
cyan blue
de- from away....deactivation
dia through....diameter
dis apart....away from...disability
dys painful
ectasis expansion
ecto- outside......ectoderm
ectomy excision.....appendectomy
ef- away from....efferent
end- and endo- inside
entero intestine
epi- on...epimysium
erythro red
ex- out, away from
-form shape
-gen to produce
genio- chin
glosso tongue
glyco- sugar
gyne or gyno woman
hepato liver
hetero other
histo tissue
holo entire
homeo or homo same....homeostasis
hydro water
hyo- U-shaped
hyper- above....hyperpolorization
hyster- uterus
Created by: ande2007