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-able/-ible
capable of
-ac/-al/-an/-ar/-ary/-eal/-ic/-ive/-tic
pertaining to
-ase
enzyme
-algia
pain
-cele
hernia
-centesis
procedure to aspirate fluid
-ectasia/-ectasis
dilation
-ectomy
excision or removal
-edema
swelling
-emesis
vomiting
-emia
blood
-genic/genesis
beginning/producing
-gram
record
-graph
instrument for recording
-graphy
process of recording
-ia/-iasis
condition
-ism
condition
-ist
one who
-itis
inflammation
-ium
membrane
-kinesia/-kinesis
movement/motion
-logist
specialist
-logy
study of
-lysis
loosening/freeing/ breaking apart/ destroying
-lytic
*pertaining to destruction (adj.)/freeing/loosening/ breaking apart
-malacia
softening
-mania
preoccupation
-megaly
enlargement
-meter
unit or instrument of measure
-metry
process of measuring
-oid
resembling
-oma
tumor
-opia
vision
-ose
sugar
-osis
*condition (abnormal)
-ous
pertaining to/characterized by
-pathy
disease or abnormality
-penia
deficiency
-pexy
surgical fixation
-phagia/-gic/-gy
eating/swallowing
-phasia
speech
-phobia
abnormal fear
-plasty
surgical repair
-plegia
paralysis
-rrhage/rrhagia
discharge
-rrhaphy
suture
-rrhea
flow or discharge
-rrhexis
rupture
-sclerosis
hardening
-scopy
an instrument
-spasm
twitching
-stomy
forming of an opening
-stasis
stopping
-tome
an instrument for cutting
-tomy
incision (cutting into)
-tripsy
surgical crushing
-trophic/-trophy
nutrition