Med Terms (A)

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Med Terms (A)
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  1. -able
    capable of, able to
  2. abort(o)
    premature expulsion of a nonviable fetus
  3. abrad(o), abras(o)
    rub or scrape off
  4. abrupt(o)
    broken away from
  5. abs-
    away from
  6. abscess(o)
    collection of pus, going away
  7. absorpt(o)
    suck up, suck in
  8. acanth(o)
    spiny, thorny
  9. acetabul(o)
    acetabulum (hip socket)
  10. -acious
    characterized by
  11. acne(o)
    point or peak
  12. acquir(o)
    get, obtain
  13. acr(o)
    extremities, top, extreme point
  14. acromi(o)
    acromion, point of shoulder blade
  15. actin(o)
    light
  16. acu(o)
    sharp, severe, sudden
  17. acuit(o), acut(o)
    sharp, sharpness
  18. adhes(o)
    stick to, cling to
  19. adnex(o)
    bound to
  20. aesthet(o)
    sensation, sense of perception
  21. af-
    toward, to
  22. affect(o)
    exert influence on
  23. agglutin(o)
    clumping, stick together
  24. aggress(o)
    attack, step foward
  25. -ago
    abnormal condition, disease
  26. agor(a)
    marketplace
  27. -agra
    excessive pain, seizure, attack of severe pain
  28. -aise
    comfort, ease
  29. align(o)
    bring into line or correct position
  30. aliment(o)
    to nourish
  31. all(o), all-
    other, different from normal, reversal
  32. alopec(o)
    baldness, mangy
  33. ambi-
    both sides, around or about, double
  34. ambly(o)
    dull, dim
  35. ambul(o), ambulat(o)
    walk
  36. ametr(o)
    out of proportion
  37. -amine
    nitrogen compound
  38. amph-
    around, on both sides, doubly
  39. amput(o), amputat(o)
    cut away, cut off a part of the body
  40. amyl(o)
    starch
  41. angin(o)
    angina, choking, strangling
  42. anomal(o)
    irregularity
  43. ap-
    toward, to
  44. -apheresis
    removal
  45. aphth(o)
    ulcer
  46. apic(o)
    apex
  47. ap-, apo-
    separation, away from, opposed
  48. aplast(o)
    defective development, lack of development
  49. aponeur(o)
    aponeurosis (type of tendon)
  50. apoplect(o)
    a stroke
  51. aqu(i), aqu(o), aque(o)
    water
  52. areat(o)
    occurring in patches or circumscribed areas
  53. areol(o)
    little open space
  54. -aria
    connected with
  55. arrect(o)
    upright, lifted up, raised
  56. as-
    toward, to
  57. asbest(o)
    asbestos
  58. aspir(o), aspirat(o)
    to breath in
  59. asthmat(o)
    gasping, choking
  60. astr(o)
    star, star-shaped
  61. at-
    toward, to
  62. athet(o)
    uncontrolled
  63. atres(i)
    without an opening
  64. attenuat(o)
    diluted, weakened
  65. auscult(a)
    listen
  66. -ax
    noun ending
  67. ax(o)
    axis, main stem
  68. azot(o)
    urea, nitrogen

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