Vet Terminology - A

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  1. a-
    away from, no, not, without
  2. ab-
    away from
  3. abdomin/o
    abdomen
  4. able
    capable of
  5. abort/o
    premature expulsion of a nonviable fetus
  6. abrad/o or abras/o
    scrape off
  7. abrupt/o
    broken away from
  8. abs-
    away from
  9. absorpt/o
    to suck up or in
  10. ac-
    toward
  11. -ac
    pertaining to
  12. acanth/o
    spiny
  13. acetabul/o
    hip socket
  14. -acious
    characterized by
  15. acne/o
    point
  16. acous/o or acoust/o
    hearing
  17. -acousia
    hearing
  18. acr/o
    extremities or top
  19. acromi/o
    point of the shoulder blade
  20. acu/o
    sharp, severe, sudden, needle
  21. acuit/o or acut/o
    sharp
  22. ad-
    toward
  23. -ad
    toward, to, in the direction of
  24. aden/o
    gland
  25. adhes/o
    stickiness or clinginess
  26. adip/o
    fat
  27. adnex/o
    bound to
  28. adren/o or adrena;/o
    adrenal glands
  29. aer/o
    air or gas
  30. aesthet/o
    sensation or feeling
  31. af-
    toward
  32. affect/o
    exert influence on
  33. ag-
    toward
  34. agglution/o
    clumping
  35. aggress/o
    attack or step forward
  36. -ago
    attack, diseased condition
  37. -agra
    excessive pain or seizure
  38. -aise
    ease or comfort
  39. al-
    similar
  40. -al
    pertaining to
  41. alb/i, alb/o, or albin/o
    white
  42. ablumin/o
    albumin (type of protein)
  43. alg/e or alg/o
    pain
  44. algesi/o
    pain or suffering
  45. -algeria
    pain or suffering
  46. -algesic
    painful
  47. algi-
    pain or suffering
  48. -algia
    pain or suffering
  49. align/o
    to bring in line or the correct position
  50. aliment/o
    to nourish
  51. all-
    other or different
  52. all/o
    other or different
  53. alopec/o
    baldness
  54. alveol/o
    small sac
  55. amb-
    both sides or double
  56. amb/i
    both sides or double
  57. ambly/o
    dim or dull
  58. ambul/o or ambulat/o
    to walk
  59. ametr/o
    out of proportion
  60. -amine
    nitrogen compound
  61. amni/o
    fetal membrane
  62. amph-
    around, on both sides, or doubly
  63. amout/o or amputat/o
    to cut away or cut off
  64. amyl/o
    starch
  65. an-
    no, not, without
  66. an/o
    anus or ring
  67. an/o
    upward
  68. ana-
    up, apart, backward, excessive
  69. andr/o
    male
  70. angi-
    vessel
  71. angi/o
    vessel
  72. angin/o
    strangling
  73. anis/o
    unequal
  74. ankyl/o
    bent or stiff
  75. anomal/o
    irregularity
  76. ante-
    before or forward
  77. anter/o
    front
  78. anti-
    against
  79. anxi/o or anxiet/o
    uneasy or distresses
  80. aort/o
    aorta, or major artery in the body
  81. ap-
    toward
  82. aphth/o
    small ulcer or eruption
  83. apic/o
    apex or point
  84. aplast/o
    lack of or defective development
  85. apo-
    opposed or detached
  86. aponeur/o
    aoneurosis
  87. aqu/i, aqu/o, aque/o
    water
  88. -ar
    pertaining to
  89. arachn/o
    spider
  90. arc/o
    bow or arch
  91. -arche
    begining
  92. arrect/o
    upright
  93. arteri/o
    artery
  94. arthr/o
    joint
  95. articul/o
    joint
  96. -ary
    pertaining to
  97. as-
    toward
  98. ase-
    enzyme
  99. asphyxi/o
    absence of a pulse
  100. aspir/o or asirat/o
    to breathe in
  101. -asthenia
    weakness
  102. asthmat/o
    gasping
  103. at-
    toward
  104. atel/o
    incomplete
  105. ather/o
    plaque or fatty substance
  106. athet/o
    uncontrolled
  107. -atonic
    lack of tone or strength
  108. atop/o
    out of place
  109. atres/i
    without an opening
  110. atri/o
    atrium or chamber
  111. attenuat/o
    diluted or weakened
  112. aud-
    hear or hearing
  113. audi/o, audit/o, aur/i, or aur/o
    hear or hearing
  114. auscult/o
    to listen
  115. aut/o
    self
  116. ax/o
    axis or main stem
  117. axill/o
    armpit
  118. azot/o
    urea or nitrogen

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