Word differentiotion lesson 3

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Section 1

Question Answer
avulsionthe forcible tearing away of a body part by trauma or surgery
evulsionthe act of extracting forcibly
auralpertaining to or perceived by the ear
oralpertaining to the mouth; taken through or applied in the mouth
bolusa rounded mass of good or medicinal preparation ready to swallow, or such a mass passing through the gastrointestinal tract; a mass of pharmaceutical preparation given intravenously for diagnostic purposes
bullouspertaining to or characterized by bullae (a large vesicle containing serous or seropurulent fluid)
brachialpertaining to the arm

Section 2

Question Answer
branchialpertaining to resembling the gills of a fish and having reference to structures in the lateral neck
bronchialpertaining to one of more bronchi
bulbusa rounded mass or enlargement (noun)
bulboushaving the form or nature of a bulb; bearing or arising from a bulb (adjective)
calluslocalized hyperplasia of the horny layer of the epidermis due to pressure or friction (noun)
calloushard, like callus (adjective)

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