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cyt/o

-cyte
Cell

Cell
gen/o

-genic
-genesis
Beginning, origin

produced by or in
producing or forming
gram/o

-gram
-graph
-graphy
to record

a record
instrument for recording
process of recording
kinesi/o

-kinesia, -kinesis
movement

movement, motion
leps/o

-lepsy
seizure

seizure
log/o

-logist
-logy
knowledge, words

one who studies, specialist
study or science of
lys/o

-lysin
-lysis
-lytic
(Careful: Note the change in s to t in the spelling of this suffix.)
destruction, dissolving

that which destroys
process of destroying
capable of destroying
malac/o

-malacia
soft, softening

abnormal softening
megal/o

-megaly
large, enlargement

enlargement
metr/o

-meter
-metry
measure, uterine tissue

instrument used to measure
process of measuring
path/o

-pathy
disease
phag/o

-phagia, -phagic, -phagay
Eat, ingest

eating, swallowing
phas/o

-phasia
speech
pleg/o

-plegia
paralysis
schis/o, schiz/o, schist/o

-schisis
split, cleft
Scler/o

-sclerosis
Hard

Hardening
scop/o

-scope
-scopy
to examine, to view

instrument used for viewing
process of examing visually
troph/o

-trophic
-trophy
nutrition