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the language of medicine

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carp/o
wrist bones
cib/o
meals
cis/o
to cut
cost/o
rib
cutane/o
skin
dactyl/o
fingers,toes
duct/o
to lead, carry
flex/o
to bend
furc/o
forking, branching
gloss/o
tongue
glyc/o
sugar
immun/o
protection
morph/o
shape,form
mort/o
death
nat/i
birth
nect/o
to bind,tie,connect
norm/o
rule,order
ox/o
oxygen
pub/o
pubis(pubic bone);anterior portion of the pelvic or hipbone
seps/o
infection
somn/o
sleep
son/o
sound
the/o
to put,place
thel/o
nipple
thyr/o
thyroid gland;shield
top/o
place,position,location
tox/o
poison
trache/o
windpipe,trachea
urethr/o
urethra
-blast
embrionic,immature
-crine
to secrete
-cyesis
pregnancy
-drome
to run
-fusion
coming together;to pour
-gen
substance that produces
-lapse
to slide,fall,sag
-lysis
breakdown,destruction,separation
-meter
to measure
-mission
to send
-or
one who
-partum
birth,labor
-phoria
to bear,carry;feeling(mental state)
-physis
to grow
-plasia
development,formation,growth
-plasm
structure or formation
-pnea
breathing
-ptosis
falling,dropping,prolapse
-rrhea
flow,discharge
-stasis
stopping,controlling
-trophy
development,nourishment
a-,an-
no,not,without
ab-
away from
ad-
toward,add
ana-
up,apart
ante-
before,forward
anti-
against
auto-
self,own
bi-
two
brady-
slow
cata-
down
con-
with,together
contra-
against,opposite
de-
down,lack of
dia-
through,complete
dys-
bad,painful,difficult,abnormal
ec-,ecto-
out,outside
en-,endo-
in,within
epi-
upon,on,above
eu-
good,normal
ex-
out,outside,away from
hemi-
half
hyper-
excessive,above
hypo-
deficient,under
in -
not
in-
into,within
infra-
beneath,under
inter-
between
intra-
in,within,into
macro-
large
mal-
bad
meta-
beyond,change
micro-
small
neo-
new
pan-
all
para-
abnormal,beside,near
per-
through
peri-
surrounding
poly-
many,much
post-
after,behind
pre-
before,in front of
pseudo-
false
re-
back,again
retro-
behind,backword
sub-
under
supra-
above,upper
syn-,sym-
together,with
tachy-
fast
trans-
across,through
ultra-
beyond,excess
uni-
one