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Latin Roots Quiz 4

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algia, dyn, noci
pain
aliment
food
antero
forward
aps
to touch, join
arachn
spider, spider web
arbor
tree
astro
star
ate
like, possessing
bin
two
call
thick
caption
sensation
caries
rottenness
cataract
waterfall
caud, cauda, caudate
tail, tailed, tail-like
cec
blind
caphal, kephal
head
cereb
brain
cheil, cheilo, labi
lips
chiasm, decuss
to cross, form an X
chole
bile
cholecyst, cholecysto
gall bladder
cholin
acetylcholine
chromato
color
chyl, chyme
juice
cingul
girdle
circa
approximately
cochlea
snail
cognit
to know
col, colo
large intestine
coli
hill
contra
opposite
corona
crown
corpora, corpus
bodies, body
cortex
bark, rind
crista
crest, ridge
cune
wedge
cupula
little tub
cylysis
washing, irrigation
dendr, dendro
tree, branch
dent, dento, odont, odonto
teeth
derma
skin
duoden
12
dyne
force
ef, ex
out, away
electro
electricity
emet
vomiting
en
inner, within
encephal, encephalo
brain
enter, entero
intestines
epiploic
pertaining to an omentum
equin
horse
esthesia, esthet
feeling, sensation
exia
body condition
falx
sickle
fascicul
little bundle
fili
thread
foli
leaf
fovea
pit, depression
fungi
mushroom
funicul
little rope, cord
fus
spindle
fuse
brown
gangli
knot
gastr, gastro
stomach
gingiv, gingivo
gums
glauco
grayness
glob
globe, ball
glass, glosso, lingu, linguo
tongue
gnos
knowledge
grad
to walk or step
gram
record
gy, gyr
turn, twist
haustr
to draw
hepat, hepatis, hepato
liver
homunculus
little man
hydro
wwater
incus
anvil
insula
island
ipsi
same
jejun
empty, dry
kines, kino
motion, movement
kyro
nucleus
lacrim
tear
later
side
lemniscus
ribbon
lenti
lens
lept
thin
lethe
oblivion, forgetfulness
limbus
border
lip
fat, lipid
lutea
yellow
macr
long
macula
spot
malleus
hammer
mamill
nipple
menin
membrane
myringo
eardrum
nas, nasalis, naso, rhin, rhino
nose
nom
law
occult
hidden
oligo
few
ora
border
osis
process, condition
pallid
pale
pancreat, pancreato
pancreas
phore
bearer
phot
light
phren, phreno
diaphragm
polio
gray matter
pons
bridge
porta
gateway, entrance
proct, procto
anus, rectum
proprio
one's own
pros
before
prosopo
face, person
punct
point
putam
pod
pylorus
gatekeeper
radiata
radiating
ramus
branch
rect, recta, recto
straight
ruga, rugae
folds, creases
saccule
little sac
scala
staircase
scot
dark
sepsis
infection
serrata
serrated
sign
sigma or S
som, soma, somat, somato
body
spiro
breath
stapes
stirrup
stereo
solid
stomat, stomato
mouth
striat
stripe
substantia
substance
sulc
groove
syn
together
tat
stretch
tect, tectum, tegmen
roof, cover
tele
end
thalamus
chamber
topy
place
trich
hair
trochlea
pulley
troph
nourishment
utricle
little bag
uvea, uvula
little grape
verm
worm
vitae
of life
vitre
glassy