Combining Forms

  1. abdomin/o
    abdomen
  2. append/o
    append/o
  3. arteri/o
    artery
  4. arthr/o
    joint
  5. bi/o
    life/living organism/ living tissue
  6. card/i
    heart
  7. cardi/o
    heart
  8. cholecyst/o
    gallbladder
  9. col/o
    colon
  10. colon/o
    colon
  11. communicat/
    impart/transmit
  12. cost/o
    ribs
  13. cutane
    skin
  14. derm/o
    skin
  15. diete/o
    diet/food
  16. dietet/o
    break down food; digest
  17. enter/o
    intestine
  18. esthes/o
    feeling; sensation
  19. etym/o
    word orgin
  20. gastr/o
    stomach
  21. gemin/o
    group/ set
  22. hepat/o
    liver
  23. hyster/o
    uterus; womb
  24. intestin/o
    intestine
  25. lapar/o
    abdomen
  26. laryng/o
    larynx; voice box
  27. later/o
    side
  28. mamm/o
    breast
  29. medic/o
    medicine/ physician
  30. menstru/o
    monthly discharge of blood
  31. ment/o
    chin; mind
  32. muscul/o
    muscle
  33. nas/o
    nose
  34. neur/o
    nerve
  35. nutrit/o
    nourishment
  36. pelv/o
    pelvis
  37. phag/o
    eating; swallowing
  38. pleg/o
    paralysis
  39. pneumon/o
    air;lung
  40. psych/o
    mind
  41. sperm/o
    sperm/ spermataozoon
  42. spir/o
    breathe; coil
  43. tens/o
    pressure; tension
  44. therap/o
    treatment
  45. thyroid/o
    thyroid gland
  46. tonsil/o
    tonsil
  47. trache/o
    trachea; windpipe
  48. urin/o
    urinary system; urine
  49. uter/o
    uterus; womb
  50. vagin/o
    vagina
  51. ven/o
    vein
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jwinko12
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Card Set
Combining Forms
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chapter 1
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