nod-,
knot:
nod
ule
nucle-,
kernel:
nucle
us
nutri-,
nourish:
nutri
ent
obes-,
fat:
obes
ity
oculi-,
eye: orbicularis
oculi
odont-,
tooth:
odont
oid process
olfact-,
to smell:
olfact
ory
oligo-,
few:
oligo
dendrocyte
oo-,
egg:
oo
genesis
orb-,
circle:
orb
ital
os-,
bone:
os
seous tissue
-osis,
abnormal increase in production:
leukocyt
osis
oss-,
bone:
oss
eous tissue
ov-,
egglike: syn
ov
ial fluid
palpebra,
eyelid: levetor
palpebra
e
superioris
papill-,
nipple:
papill
ary muscle
para-,
beside:
para
thyroid glands
pariet-,
wall:
pariet
al membrane
patho-,
disease:
patho
gen
pell-,
skin:
pell
agra
pelv-,
basin:
pelv
ic cavity
peri-,
around:
peri
cardial membrane
phag-,
to eat:
phag
ocytosis
phen-,
show, be seen:
phen
otype
phleb-,
vein:
phleb
itis
photo-,
light:
photo
receptor
phren-,
mind, diaphragm:
phren
ic nerve
pino-,
to drink:
pino
cytosis
pleur-,
rib:
pleur
al membrane
plex-,
interweaving: choroid
plex
us
-poie,
make: hemoto
poie
sis
poly-,
many:
poly
unsaturated
por-,
passage, channel:
por
e
post-,
after:
post
natal period
pre-,
before:
pre
natal period
prim-,
first:
prim
ordial follicle
pro-,
before:
pro
phase
prox-,
nearest:
prox
imal tubule
pseudo-,
false:
pseudo
stratified epithe-
lium
puber-,
adult:
puber
ty
pylor-,
gatekeeper:
pylor
ic sphincter
rect-,
straight:
rect
um
ren-,
kidney:
ren
al cortex
reticul-,
a net: sarcoplasmic
reticul
um
labr-,
lip: glenoidal
labr
um
labyrinth,
maze:
labyrinth
lacri-,
tears:
lacri
mal gland
lact-,
milk: pro
lact
in
lacun-,
pool:
lacun
a
lamell-,
thin plate:
lamell
a
lanug-,
down:
lanug
o
laten-,
hidden:
laten
t
-lemm,
rind or peel: neuri
lemm
a
leuko-,
white:
leuko
cyte
lingu-,
tongue:
lingu
al tonsil
lip-,
fat:
lip
ids
-logy,
the study of: physio
logy
lun-,
moon: semi
lun
ar valve
lut-,
yellow: macula
lut
ea
lys-,
to break up:
lys
osome
-lyte,
dissolvable: electro
lyte
macro-,
large:
macro
phage
macula,
spot:
macula
lutea
mal-,
bad, abnormal:
mal
nutrition
malle-,
hammer:
malle
us
mamm-,
breast:
mamm
ary gland
mast-,
breast:
mast
itis
meat-,
passage: auditory
meat
us
med-,
middle: adrenal
med
ulla
melan-,
black:
melan
in
mening-,
membrane:
mening
es
mens-,
month:
mens
trual cycle
mes-,
middle:
mes
oderm
meta-,
change:
meta
bolism
-meter,
measure: calori
meter
mict-,
to pass urine:
mict
urition
mit-,
thread:
mit
osis
mono-,
one:
mono
saccharide
mons,
mountain:
mons
pubis
morul-,
mulberry:
morul
a
moto-,
moving:
moto
r
multi-,
many:
multi
polar neuron
mut-,
change:
mut
ation
myo-,
muscle:
myo
fibril
nas-,
nose:
nas
al
nat-,
to be born: pre
nat
al
ne-,
new, young:
ne
onatal period
nephr-,
kidney:
nephr
on
neur-,
nerve:
neur
on
neutr-,
neither
one
nor
the
other:
neutr
al
sacchar-,
sugar: mono
sacchar
ide
sarco-,
flesh:
sarco
plasm
saltator-,
a dancer:
saltator
y conduction
scler-,
hard:
scler
a
seb-,
grease:
seb
aceous gland
sen-,
old:
sen
escence
sens-,
feeling:
sens
ory neuron
-som,
body: ribo
som
e
sorpt-,
to soak up: ab
sorpt
ion
squam-,
scale:
squam
ous epithelium
-sta,
halt, make stand: hemo
sta
sis
-stasis,
standing still: homeo
stasis
strat-,
layer:
strat
ified
-strat,
spread out: sub
strat
e
stria-,
groove:
stria
ted muscle
sub-,
under:
sub
strate
super-,
above:
super
ior
sutur-,
sewing:
sutur
e
syn-,
together:
syn
thesis
syndesm-,
binding together:
syndesm
osis
systol-,
contraction:
systol
e
tachy-,
rapid:
tachy
cardia
tetan-,
stiff:
tetan
ic
therm-,
heat:
therm
oreceptor
thromb-,
clot:
thromb
ocyte
toc-,
birth: oxy
toc
in
-tomy,
cutting: ana
tomy
-tonic,
stretched: iso
tonic
contraction
tri-,
three:
tri
somy
trigon-,
triangular shape:
trigon
e
troph-,
well fed: muscular hyper
troph
y
-tropic,
influencing: adrenocortico
tropic
tuber-,
swelling:
tuber
culosis
tympan-,
drum:
tympan
ic membrane
umbil-,
navel:
umbil
ical cord
uni-,
one:
uni
polar
-uria,
a urine condition: keto
uria
-valent,
having power: co
valent
bond
vas-,
vessel:
vas
opressin
ventr-,
belly or stomach:
ventr
icle
vesic-,
bladder:
vesic
le
vill-,
hair:
vill
i
vitre-,
glass:
vitre
ous humor
voluntar-,
of one’s free will:
voluntar
y
muscle
zon-,
belt:
zon
a pellucida
-zym,
ferment: en
zym
e
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