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Medical Word Parts - Letter: t


TermDefinition
tachy-fast
tact/otouch
tal/otalus, ankle
tars/otarsal bone (ankle), edge of eyelid
taut-same
tax/oorder, coordination
-taxiaordering, arrangement
techn/oskill, art
tect/oroof
teg-cover
tel/ocomplete, end
tele/odistance, end
temp/otime
ten/otendon
tendin/otendon
-tensionstretched, strained
tephr/ogray, ash-colored
tera-trillion
terat/omonster, monstrosity
terti-third
test/itesticle
tetan/otetanus
tetra-four
thalam/othalamus
thanat-death
thec-case, sheath
thel/enipple
thelo-nipple
-therapytreatment
theri/oanimals, beasts
therm/oheat, temperature
thigm/otouch
thio-presence of sulphur
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
tors/otwisted
tox/opoison
trache/otrachea (windpipe)
trans-across, through
-tresiaperforation, opening
tri-three
trich/ohair
-tripsyto crush
trop/oturn
troph/onourishment, development
-trophicfood, nutrition
-trophynourishment, development
-tropiaturn, deviation from normal
-tropicturning
-tumescenceswelling
tympan/oeardrum
-typeclass
tyr/ocheese

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