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Medical Word Parts - Letter: t


TermDefinition
tachy-fast
tars/otarsal bone (ankle)
tax/oorder, coordination
tel/ocomplete, end
tempor/otemporal bone (compound bones on side of skull)
ten/otendon
tendin/otendon
test/itesticle
tetra-four
thalam/othalamus
thel/enipple
-therapytreatment
therm/oheat, temperature
thorac/ochest, pleural cavity
-thoraxchest, pleural cavity
thromb/oblood clot
thym/othymus gland
-thymiastate of mind
thyr/othyroid gland
tibi/otibia
-ticpertaining to
-tionprocess of
toc/olabor, birth
-tociacondition of birth, labor
tom/osection, slice
-tomeinstrument to cut
-tomycutting, incision
ton/otension, tone
tonsill/otonsil
top/oplace
tox/opoison
trache/otrachea (windpipe)
trans-across, through
tri-three
trich/ohair
trigon/otrigone (triangular body part)
-tripsyto crush
trop/oturn
troph/onourishment, development
-trophynourishment, development
-tropicturning
tympan/oeardrum

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