CHAPTER 1 Introduction to Word Parts - CHAPTER 1...

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CHAPTER 1 Introduction to Word Parts Define the four word parts and the combining form word root, prefix, suffix, combining vowel, combining form Write the above corresponding word part next to its definition. 1. __________combining form ____ word root with combining vowel attached 2. ____combining vowel _________ usually an “o” 3. _______word root _ __________ the core of the medical term 4. _________prefix ____________ attached at the beginning of a word root 5. _________suffix ____________ attached at the end of a word root EXERCISE 1 Highlight the correct answer. 1. In the medical term oste/o/pathy , meaning disease of the bone, oste/o is a A. prefix B. suffix C. word root D. combining form 2. In the medical term oste/o/pathy , /o/ is a A. prefix B. suffix C. combining vowel D. combining form 3. In the medical term arthr/itis , meaning inflammation of a joint, -itis is a A. prefix B. suffix C. combining vowel
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D. combining form 4. In the medical term arthr/itis
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