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Part 3

Terms

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Ennead
a group of nine things
Tertiary health care
3rd or highest level care; a specialist refers to a specialist
Ternitrate
a nitrate with three radicals of nitric acid
Milligram (mg)*
one thousandth of a gram* Also considered a fraction
Decapeptide
a peptide composed of ten amino acids
Dimorphic
having two forms
Triceps
muscle having three heads
Hemilaminectomy
removal of half of the top of the spinal canal
Centigrade*
having one hundred gradations* Also considered a fraction
Quinquecuspid
tooth with five cusps
Octapeptide
a peptide consisting of eight amino acids
Hexachlorophene
antiseptic having six chlorine atoms
Nanogram
one billionth of a gram or 2.2 trillionth of a pound
Kilogram (kg)
a thousand grams, 2.2 pounds
Megabecquerel (MBq)
a million becquerels, a unit of radioactivity
Quadraped
having four feet
Primigravid
first pregnancy
Quintuplet
one of five (or fifth) offspring from one pregnancy
Tritanopia
inability to see the "3rd"color = "blue"
Secundiparous
having had a second successful pregnancy
Semicanal
a tube that is open on one side (one half)
Quartan
occurring every fourth day, usually referring to a fever from malaria
Deuteropathic
a disease caused by another disease
November
ninth month of the Roman calendar
Picogram*
one trillionth of a gram or a ridiculously small portion of a pound
Dimorphic
having two forms
Milligram
one thousandth of a gram or 2.2 millionth of a pound
Deciliter*
a tenth of a liter (a liter is slightly larger than a quart)* Also considered a fraction
Pentadactyl
having five fingers or toes on a hand or foot
Biceps
muscle with two heads
Sextuplet
group of six offspring from one birth
Hectogram
a hundred grams, 10% of a kilogram
Centimeter
one hundredth of a meter or slightly less than ½ inch
Tetracycline
antibiotic with four rings or chains in the molecule
Decibel
one tenth of a "bel", standard unit of sound measurement
Monocyte
cell with one nucleus
Unilateral
located on one side
Microgram*
one millionth of a gram or 2.2 billionth of a pound
Biceps
muscle with two heads
Monocyte
cell with one nucleus
Triceps
muscle having three heads
Protodiastolic
first of four phases of the heart ventricles' period of relaxation
Gigabyte
a billion bytes
Unilateral
located on one side
Heptachromic
exhibiting seven colors
Septuplet
group of seven offspring from one birth

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