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Name __________________________________________

Date _________

Word Root Quiz
Fill in the blank with the appropriate word root.
1.

muscle

my(o)-

2.

bone marrow

myel- or medull-

3.

head

cephal(o)- or capit(o)-

4.

uterus

hyster(o)-, metr(o)-, or uter(o)-

5.

sugar

glyc(o)-

6.

tongue

gloss-, glott-, or lingu(a)-

7.

blood

haemat-, hemat-, or sangui

8.

cell

cellul(o)-

9.

bone

oste-, or ossi-

10.

cancer

carcin(o)-

11.

ribs

pleur(o)-, or cost(o)-

12.

gum

gingiv-

13.

nose

rhin(o)-, or nas-

14.

water

hydr(o)-

15.

skin

dermat(o)-, (derm-), or ventr(o)-

16.

blood vessel

angi-, vas-, or vascul-

17.

intestine

enter(o)-

18.

bladder

cyst-, or vesic-

19.

drug

Pharmac(o)-

20.

brain

encephala(o)-, or cerebr-

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