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A dictionary of medical derivations : the real meaning of medical terms

Author: Bill Casselman
Publisher: New York : Parthenon Pub. Group, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Casselman's Dictionary of Medical Derivations shows how to break down medical words into their recognizable component parts and thereby understand their meaning. It bridges the gap between the different fields of medicine and specialty areas by defining the building-block terms from Greek and Latin and by explaining the rules that bring them together to form precise medical meanings. This dictionary, by focusing on  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Dictionary
Dictionaries
Terminology
Terminology Dictionaries
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bill Casselman
ISBN: 1850707715 9781850707714
OCLC Number: 37214048
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xv, 420 pages ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Medical derivations
Responsibility: William Casselman.
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This volume focuses on the 500 Latin and Greek words and word-parts that make up the bulk of the more than 50,000 terms used in medicine today as a suitable method of comprehending and permanently  Read more...

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