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Prefixes & Sufixes

The following list is by no means complete, but it may help in understanding some difficult terminology. The following abbreviations are used ; Gr., for the Greek ; L., for the Latin.
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Term Definition
flex-

(L,. bend), flexor , muscle that bends joints.

flu-

(L., thread), filiform , thread-like.

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