To explain: How the word roots, prefixes, and suffixes are combined to form nouns and adjectives.
Introduction: Anatomical terms define the body regions, specific body areas, body positions, and landmarks. Anatomical terms possess one or more word roots with a prefix and or a suffix added. For instance, in the term antecubital, “ante” is a prefix that indicates in the front or before and “cubit” indicates elbow.
Chapter 1 Solutions
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