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Word root or Root
Main words or parts;
Fundamental unit of each medical word. Prefix and/or suffix may be added.
A syllable or word placed at the beginning of a word;
A short word part added before a root to modify its meaning. Usually, but does not always, indicate location, time, or number.
Can be defined as a syllable or word placed at the end of the word;
A short word part added at the end of a root to modify its meaning. Usually, but does not always indicate procedures, conditions, disorders, or disease
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