Medical Terminology (U1)

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  1. The Foundation of a word is the:
    Word Root
  2. Word Root rule:
    Use a word root when:

    Joining a word root to another word root

    or

    Joining a word root to a suffix beginning with a vowel
  3. Combining Form is...
    The word root + vowel

    e.g Therm/o
  4. Combining Form Rule:
    Use combining form when:

    Adding word root to another word root

    or 

    Adding word root to a suffix beginning with a consonant
  5. Compound word is?
    A word root + word root

    or 

    Word root + suffix
  6. What is the abbreviation for Adjective?
    adj
  7. What is the abbreviation for Noun?
    n
  8. What is the abbreviation for Latin?
    L
  9. What is the abbreviation for Greek?
    Gr
  10. What is the abbreviation for Plural?
    pl
  11. What is the abbreviation for Verb?
    v
  12. What is the abbreviation for Singular?
    s
Author:
Sylver
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Card Set:
Medical Terminology (U1)
Updated:
2016-02-01 04:17:57
Tags:
Medical terminology terms term med
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Description:
Medical Terminology (Bio 316)
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