Learn how to memorize the Meta, Medical Term Prefix meaning definition in today’s Medical Terminology Course video for Pre-Med and Nursing Students.
The prefix Meta means = Later in time
The key idea with being able to memorize med terms and vocabulary words is the create pictures for those words.
Just take both the picture for the word and the picture for the meaning or definition and visualize an interaction between the two as we did above.
meta- = later in time
meta- = mat
later in time = ladder with clock
Story: Used a ladder on a mat to reach the clock up above
metestrus = The period following estrus in most female mammals, when the corpus luteum begins to form.
[American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. © 2011]
That’s It! You now know how to memorize the Meta Medical Term Prefix meaning and definition! Just review a little bit and you will have these words fully memorized come test day.
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