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Glossary of Medical Vocab Combining forms for lesson 3

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arachn
Combining form

spider, web; arachnoid membrane
chlor
combining form

green
chondr
Combining form

cartilage
dactyl
combining form

finger, toe
derm(at)
derma
combining form

skin
(h)elc
combining form
ulcer
hidr(ot)
idr
combining form
sweat
hist(i)
combining form
[web] tissue
hydr
combining form
water, fluid
hypn
combining form
sleep
icter
combining form
jaundice
in, inos
combining form
fiber, muscle
is
combining form
equal, same, similar, alike
mening
meninx(plural)
combining form
meningeal membranes,
meninges
my(s)
combining form
[mouse] muscle
myc(et)
combining form
[mushroom] fungus
myel
combining form
bone marrow, spinal cord
narc
combining form
stupor, numbness
necr
combining form
corpse; dead
olig
combining form
few, deficient
onych
combining form
fingernail, toenail
pod
combining form
foot
poli
combining form
[gray] gray matter of the brain and spinal cord
poly
combining form
many, excessive
por
combining form
passage, opening, duct, pore, cavity
psych
combining form
[soul] mind
som(at)
soma
combining form
body
sthen
combining form
strength
trachel
combining form
neck, cervix
xanth
combining form
yellow

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