Medical Trivia Quiz Finals - Etymology Round
1. This word means 'windpipe' in Greek. What word?
'Inoculation' literally means inserting an eye. How did vaccination come to have
such a weird synonym?
3. How did heroin
get its name?
4. Which disorder
takes its name from Greek for ‘belonging to the womb’ as it was originally
thought to be a disorder of the uterus?
5. What is the origin of the term ‘Quarantine’?