Chapter 6

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Chapter 6
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  1. Major Bones of the Body

    clavicle
    clavicul/o

    collarbone
  2. Major Bones of the Body

    cranium
    crani/o

    skull
  3. Major Bones of the Body

    costa
    cost/o

    rib
  4. Major Bones of the Body

    scapula
    scapul/o

    shoulder blade
  5. Major Bones of the Body

    sternum
    stern/o

    breastbone
  6. Major Bones of the Body

    spine
    rachi/o, spin/o

    backbone
  7. Major Bones of the Body

    vertebrae, in general
    spondyl/o, vertebr/o

    spinal bones
  8. Major Bones of the Body

    cervical vertebrae
    cervic/o

    spinal bones
  9. Major Bones of the Body

    thoracic vertebrae
    thorac/o

    spinal bones
  10. Major Bones of the Body

    lumbar vertebrae
    lumb/o

    spinal bones
  11. Major Bones of the Body

    sacrum (sacral vertebrae)
    sacr/o

    spinal bones
  12. Major Bones of the Body

    coccyx (coccygeal vertebrae)
    coccyg/o

    spinal bones
  13. Major Bones of the Body

    humerus
    humer/o

    upper arm bone
  14. Major Bones of the Body

    radius
    radi/o

    bones of the forearm
  15. Major Bones of the Body

    ulna
    uln/o

    bones of the forearm
  16. Major Bones of the Body

    carpals
    carp/o

    wrist bones
  17. Major Bones of the Body

    metacarpals
    metacarp/o

    bones of the hand
  18. Major Bones of the Body

    phalanges
    phalang/o

    bones of the fingers
  19. Major Bones of the Body

    ilium
    ili/o

    pelvic bones
  20. Major Bones of the Body

    ischium
    ischi/o

    pelvic bones
  21. Major Bones of the Body

    pubis
    pub/o

    pelvic bones
  22. Major Bones of the Body

    femur
    femor/o

    thigh bone
  23. Major Bones of the Body

    patella
    patell/o

    kneecap
  24. Major Bones of the Body

    fibula
    fibul/o

    bones of the lower leg
  25. Major Bones of the Body

    tibia
    tibi/o

    bones of the lower leg
  26. Major Bones of the Body

    tarsals
    tars/o

    ankle bones
  27. Major Bones of the Body

    calcaneus
    calcane/o

    heel bone
  28. Major Bones of the Body

    metatarsals
    metatars/o

    bones of the feet
  29. Major Bones of the Body

    phalanges
    phalang/o

    bones of the toes
  30. Additional Word Parts and Their Meanings

    ankyl/o
    stiff
  31. Additional Word Parts and Their Meanings

    arthr/o
    articulation, joint
  32. Additional Word Parts and Their Meanings

    -asthenia
    weakness
  33. Additional Word Parts and Their Meanings

    burs/o
    bursa
  34. Additional Word Parts and Their Meanings

    calc/i
    calcium
  35. Additional Word Parts and Their Meanings

    cellul/o
    little cell or compartment
  36. Additional Word Parts and Their Meanings

    chondr/o
    cartilage
  37. Additional Word Parts and Their Meanings

    de-
    down, from, or reversing
  38. Additional Word Parts and Their Meanings

    meta-
    change or next in a series
  39. Additional Word Parts and Their Meanings

    -sarcoma
    malignant tumor of connective tissue
  40. Additional Word Parts and Their Meanings

    ten/o, tend/o, tendin/o
    tendon

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