Return to Word Parts Page »

Medical Word Parts - Letter: f


TermDefinition
faci/oface
-facientto cause
fasci/ofascia (layer of fibrous tissue)
febr/ifever
femor/ofemoral (thigh bone)
ferr-iron
fet/ofetus
fibr/ofiber
fil/othread
fiss-split
flav/oyellow
flex/obend
fluor/ofluorine, fluoride
follicul/ofollicle (small cavity)
fore-before, in front
-formform, shape of
fract-break
frig/ocold
funct/operformance

If you want to memorize medical terms, our free flash cards are worth a try. Your study efficiency is greatly improved with our smart flash card system. We use a spaced repetition algorithm that presents flash cards based upon your progress over time. This means that your learn more and retain it longer.