Body Structure word elements

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Body Structure word elements
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  1. cyt
    cell
  2. hist
    tissue
  3. kary
    nucleus
  4. nucle
    nucleus
  5. anter
    anterior
  6. caud
    tail
  7. cephal
    head
  8. dist
    far
  9. dors
    back
  10. infer
    lower
  11. later
    side, to one side
  12. medi
    middle
  13. poster
    back of body
  14. proxim
    near
  15. ventr
    belly
  16. abdomin
    abdomen
  17. cervic
    neck, cervix
  18. crani
    cranium
  19. gastr
    stomach
  20. ili
    ilium
  21. inguin
    groin
  22. lumb
    loins (lower back)
  23. pelv
    pelvis
  24. spin
    spine
  25. thorac
    chest
  26. umbilic
    umbilicus, navel
  27. albin/o
    white
  28. leuk/o
    white
  29. chlor/o
    green
  30. chrom/o
    color
  31. cirrh/o
    yellow
  32. jaund/o
    yellow
  33. cyan/o
    blue
  34. erythr/o
    red
  35. melan/o
    black
  36. poli/o
    gray
  37. acr/o
    extremity
  38. eti/o
    cause
  39. idi/o
    unknown, peculiar
  40. morph/o
    form, shape
  41. path/o
    disease
  42. radi/o
    radiation
  43. somat/o
    body
  44. son/o
    sound
  45. tom/o
    to cut
  46. viscer/o
    internal organs
  47. xer/o
    dry
  48. -genesis
    forming, origin
  49. -gnosis
    knowing
  50. -gram
    record
  51. -graph
    instrument for recording
  52. -graphy
    process of recording
  53. -logist
    specialist in the study of
  54. -logy
    study of
  55. -meter
    instrument for measuring
  56. -metry
    act of measuring
  57. -pathy
    disease
  58. ab-
    from, away
  59. ad-
    toward
  60. hetero-
    different
  61. homeo-
    same
  62. infra-
    below, under
  63. peri-
    around
  64. super-
    upper, above
  65. trans-
    across, through
  66. ultra-
    excess, beyond

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