Word Roots 2

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Word Roots 2
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  1. Medull/o
    inner portion
  2. metacarp/o
    metacarpals
  3. metatars/o
    metatarsals
  4. myel/o
    bone marrow, spinal cord
  5. orth/o
    straight
  6. oste/o
    bone
  7. patell/o
    patella
  8. ped/o
    child, foot
  9. phalang/o
    phalanges
  10. pod/o
    foot
  11. prosthet/o
    addition
  12. radi/o
    radius, x-ray
  13. sacr/o
    sacrum
  14. sarc/o
    flesh (muscular substance)
  15. scapul/o
    scapula
  16. scoli/o
    crooked, bent
  17. stern/o
    sternum
  18. synovi/o, synov/o
    synovial membrane
  19. tars/o
    ankle
  20. tibi/o
    tibia
  21. uln/o
    ulna
  22. duct/o
    to bring
  23. extens/o
    to stretch out
  24. fasci/o
    fibrous band
  25. fibr/o, fibrin/o
    fibers, fibrous
  26. flex/o
    to bend
  27. kinesi/o
    movement
  28. myocardi/o
    heart muscle
  29. plant/o
    sole of foot
  30. rotat/o
    to revolve
  31. ten/o, tend/o, tendin/o
    tendon
  32. vers/o
    to turn
  33. angi/o
    vessel
  34. aort/o
    aorta
  35. arteri/o
    artery
  36. ather/o
    fatty substance
  37. atri/o
    atrium
  38. corpor/o
    body
  39. embol/o
    plug
  40. isch/o
    to hold back
  41. phleb/o, ven/o
    vein
  42. sphygm/o
    pulse
  43. thromb/o
    clot
  44. valv/o, valvul/o
    valve
  45. vas/o
    vessel, duct
  46. ventricul/o
    ventricle
  47. varic/o
    dilated vein
  48. agglutin/o
    clumping
  49. bas/o
    base
  50. chrom/o
    color
  51. coagul/o
    clotting
  52. eosin/o
    rosy red
  53. fus/o
    pouring
  54. granul/o
    granules
  55. morph/o
    shape
  56. neutr/o
    neutral
  57. phag/o
    eat, swallow
  58. septic/o
    infection
  59. adenoid/o
    adenoids
  60. axill/o
    axilla, underarm, armpit
  61. inguin/o
    groin region
  62. lymphaden/o
    lymph node
  63. lymphangi/o
    lymph vessel
  64. nucle/o
    nucleus
  65. splen/o
    spleen
  66. thym/o
    thymus gland
  67. tonsil/o
    tonsils
  68. tox/o
    poison
  69. aer/o
    air
  70. alveol/o
    Alveoli, air sac
  71. anthrac/o
    coal
  72. atel/o
    imcomplete
  73. Bronch/o, bronchi/o
    Bronchus
  74. Bronchiol/o
    Bronchioles
  75. coni/o
    dust
  76. diaphragmat/o
    diaphragm
  77. epiglott/o
    epiglottis
  78. lob/o
    lobe
  79. muc/o
    mucus
  80. ox/o, ox/i
    oxygen
  81. pharyng/o
    pharynx
  82. pleur/o
    pleura
  83. sept/o
    wall
  84. sinus/o
    sinus, cavity
  85. Spir/o
    breathing
  86. trache/o
    trachea, windpipe
  87. tuss/o
    cough

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