Medical Terminology 350 Lesson 1
-ic, -al, -ac
Combination of -ic and -al
Act or result of an action
Condition or quality
Disease; unhealthy state or condition
Noun ending used to form the name of a thing from a root
Used to form the name of a thing from a word root
Noun ending (i.e., is makes a name of something--a body part)
For example, add -is to derm to make dermis (skin)
See a den with glands hanging on the wall.
Audionym: a den
Vessels (blood vessels), ducts, canals, tubes that transport fluids through the body
See an angel covered with blood vessels.
See art with joints all over it!
See the lady wearing a blue fur covered with eyelids!
Audionym: blue fur
See the children saying, "Oh, Ma! two more!"
Audionym: Oh Ma
See the gas truck with a stomach for a tank!
Audionym: gas truck
See the people playing cards with real live hearts!
See my gal as the most enlarged gal in the world!
Audionym: my gal
See the teacher saying, "I test" as she stands in flames!
Audionym: I test
See the doormat made of skin!
See the tube of plastic cement with a surgeon coming out to repair something!
Audionym: plastic (plastic cement)
See the zebra with a brain for a head!
See the path covered with daisies!
See the exit Tommy is surgically removing!
Audionym: exit Tommy
See the enter sign with intestines all over it!
Audionym: enter (enter sign)
Any condition, usually abnormal
See "Oh, Sis!" holding the air-conditioner!
Audionym: Oh Sis
See Tommy's mother saying, "Oh, Tommy! You cut into the wall!"
Audionym: Oh Tommy
See the nephew, a kid on my knee!
See the man as he pats the liver!
Audionym: he pat
Expert, specialist, practitioner
See the man with the hollow chest for books: He is a sp ecialist!
Audionym: hollow chest
See the rhinoceros with a human nose growing on it!
See the gingerbread man with gum stuck to him!
Audionym: gingerbread (man)
See the image of my late show, a TV that is very soft!
Audionym: my late show
The study of
See the hollow cheese with the people making a study of it!
Audionym: hollow cheese
See the spaceman being forced to sign an involuntary contract!