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Glossary of Chapter 4 - The Muscular System

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MY/O
muscle
FIBR/O, FIBROS/O
fibrous tissue
FASCI/O
fascia or fibrous band
TEN/O, TEND/O, TENDIN/O
tendon
APONEUR/O
aponeurosis
CARDI/O
heart
KINESI/O, -KINESIS
movement or motion
NEUR/O
nerve
AB-
away from
DUCT/O
carry or lead
AD-
toward
FLEX/O
bend
EX-
away from
TENS/O
to stretch out, extend or strain
LEV/O, LEVAT/O
to raise or lift
PRESS/O
the press or draw
STERN/O
sternum
CLEID/O
clavicle
MAST/O
mastoid
CARP/O
carpus or wristbone
SPHINCTER/O
tight band
BI-
two
TRI-
three
QUADR/I, QUADR/O
four
ELECTR/O
electric or electricity
RADICUL/O
root or nerve root
TAX/O
coordination
BRADY-
slow
-PARESIS
partial or incomplete paralysis
HEMI-
half
-PLEGIA
paralysis
ADHES/O
to stick to
-CELE
tumor, cyst, or hernia

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