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Glossary of Medical Flash cards Lesson 11

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Alve-
Combining form
hollow, cavity
Amygdal-
Combining form
(almond) tonsil
Anthrax-
Anthrac-
Combining form
coal, anthrax
Aux-
-Auxe
-Auxis
Combining form
grown, increase
Bacter(i)-
Combining form
(small staff) bacterium
Bronch(i)-
Combining form
(windepipe) bronchus
Capn-
Combining form
(smoke) carbon dioxide
Cocc-
-Coccus
Combinig form
(berry) coccus (a type of spherical bacterium)
Coni-
Koni-
Combining form
dust
Labi-
Combinig form
lip
Larynx
Laryng-
Combining form
larynx
Paresis
Combining form
Slackening of strenght
paralysis
Pharynx
Pharyng-
Combining form
(throat) pharynx
Phys-
Combining form
air, gas
Pleur-
Combining form
(side) pleura
Pne-
Combining form
breathe
Pneum(at)-
Combining form
(breath) air, gas
Pneum(on)-
Combining form
lung
Sider-
Combining form
iron
Spir(at)-
Combining form
breathe
Staphyl-
Combining form
(bunch of grapes) uvula, palate; staphylococci (microorganisms that cluster together like a bunch of grapes)
Stern-
Combining form
chest, breast, breastbone
Steth-
Combining form
chest, breast
Strept-
Combining form
(twisted) streptococci (microorganisms that form twisted chains)
Sud(or)-
Combining form
sweat, fluid
Thorax
Thorac-
Combining form
chest cavity, pleural cavity, thorax
Trach(e)-
Trachy-
Combining form
(rough) trachea

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