chapter 4 Organization of the Body

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  1. adipR
    fat
  2. -oseS
    pertaining to
  3. adipose
    pertaining to fatty tissue throughout the body
  4. ambi-
    both
  5. laterR
    side
  6. -alS
    pertaining to
  7. ambilateral
    pertaining to both sides
  8. ana-
    up, apart
  9. -tomy
    incision
  10. android
    To resemble man
  11. anatomy
    literally means to cut up or to cut apart; the study of an organism through dissection
  12. bi-
    two
  13. bilateral
    pertaining to two sides
  14. chromo-
    color
  15. de-
    down, away from
  16. dif-
    apart
  17. ecto-
    outside
  18. endo-
    with
  19. homeo-
    same, similar
  20. meso-
    middle
  21. per-
    through
  22. pror-
    first
  23. uni-
    one
  24. super-
    upper/above
  25. adip
    fat
  26. andr
    man
  27. bi/o
    life
  28. caud
    tail
  29. cyt/o
    cell
  30. fus
    to pour
  31. hist/o
    tissue
  32. hydr
    water
  33. kary/o
    cell's nucleus
  34. later
    lower
  35. path/o
    disease
  36. physi/o
    nature of
  37. pin/o
    if anyone knows this please let me know!
  38. soma/o
    body
  39. topic
    place
  40. viscer
    body organs
  41. anter
    toward the front
  42. cran/i
    cranium
  43. dist
    away from the front of origin point
  44. dors
    backwards
  45. filtrat
    to strain through
  46. horizont
    horizon
  47. infer
    below
  48. inguin
    groin
  49. intern
    within
  50. later
    side
  51. medi
    toward middle
  52. phen/o
    to show
  53. poster
    behind or tooward the back
  54. proxim
    near the point of origin
  55. superfic/i
    near the surface
  56. system
    a composite whole
  57. ventr
    near the belly side
  58. -al
    pertaining to
  59. -ate
    use action
  60. -genesis
    produce/formation
  61. -ic
    pertaining to
  62. -ion
    pertaining to
  63. -logy
    study of
  64. -morph
    form shape
  65. -oid
    resemble
  66. osee
    pertaining to
  67. -plasm
    a thing fomed
  68. -some
    bode
  69. -stasis
    control, stop, stand still
  70. -tomy
    incision
  71. -ior
    pertaining to
  72. -ad
    pertaining to
  73. -type
    type
  74. anterior
    pertaining to a surface or part situated toward the front of the body
  75. apex
    pointed end of a coned-shaped structure
  76. biology
    study of life
  77. caudal
    pertaining to the tail
  78. center
    midpoint of a body or activity
  79. chromosome
    microscopic bodies that carry the genes that determine hereditary characteristics
  80. cilia
    hairlike processes that project from epithelial cells; the help propel particles from the respitory tract
  81. cranial
    pertaining to the cranium
  82. cytology
    study of cells
  83. deep
    far down from the surface
  84. dehydrate
    to remove water; to lose or be deprived of water from the body; to become dry
  85. diffusion
    process in which parts of a substance move from areas of high concentration to areas of low concentration
  86. distal
    farthest from the center point of origin
  87. dorsal
    pertaining to the back side of the body
  88. ectomorph
    slender physical body form marked by predominance of tissue derived from the ectoderm (outer layer of cells in the development of an embryo)
  89. endomorph
    round physical body form maked by predominance of tissue derived from the endoderm (inner layer of cells in the development of an embryo)

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