Key Word Parts

Term Definition
aden/o gland
adip/o fat
caud/o lower part of the body, tail
cephal/o head
col/o colon large intestine
coron/o colonary, crown
cyt/o cell
hepat/o liver
hist/o tissue
hyster/o uterus
lapar/o abdomen, abdomen wall
nephr/o kidney
oste/o bone
path/o disease, suffering, feeling, emotion
retr/o behind, backdward, back of