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aut-
combining form
self
crin-
combining form
[seperate] secrete, secretion
esthe(s)-
combining form
sensation, sensitivity, sense
gen(e)-
combining form
come into being; produce
-gen
combining form
come into being; produce
gram-
combining form
[something written] a record
graph-
combining form
write, record
iatr-
combining form
healer, physician; treatment
idi-
combining form
of one's self
kine-
combining form
move
kines(i)-
combining form
movement, motion
ly(s)-
combining form
destroy, break down
myx-
combining form
mucus
orth-
combining form
straight, erect normal
ot-
combining form
ear
path-
combining form
[suffering] disease
phil-
combining form
love; have an affinity for
pt-
combining form
fall, sag, drop, prolapse
pyr-
combining form
[fire] fever, burning
pyret-
combining form
fever
pyrex-
combining form
be feverish
rhe-
combining form
[run] flow, secrete
rhag-
combining form
[burst forth] flow profusely, hemorrhage
rhex-
combining form
rupture
rhin-
combining form
nose
scop-
combining form
look at, examine
sep-
combining form
[be putrid] be infected
ta-
combining form
stretching
tel-
combining form
end, completion
ten-
combining form
tendon
tenon(t)-
combining form
tendon
therap(eu)-
combining form
treat medically, heal
tom-
combining form
a cutting, slice, incision
ton-
combining form
[a stretching] (muscle) tone, tension
-ectasia
combining form
dilation, enlargement
-ectasis
combining form
dilation, enlargement
-ectomy
combining form
surgical excision; removal or all (total excision) or part (partial excision) or an organ
-gen
combining form
substance that produces (something)
-genesis
combining form
formation, origin
-genic
combining form
causing, producing caused
-genous
combining form
by, produced by or in
-gram
combining form
a record of the activity or an organ
-graph
combining form
an instrument for recording the activity of an organ
-graphy
combining form
1. the recording or the activity of an organ 2. descriptive treatise
-lysis
combining form
dissolution, reduction, decomposition, disintegration
-lytic
combining form
pertaining to dissolution of decomposition, disintegration
-pathy
combining form
disease
-ptosis
combining form
dropping, sagging, prolapse
-rrhagia
combining form
profuse discharge, hemorrhage
-rrhea
combining form
profuse discharge, excessive secretion
-rrhexis
combining form
bursting (of tissue), rupture
-scope
combining form
an instrument for examining
-scopy
combining form
examination
-tome
combining form
a surgical instrument for cutting
-tomy
combining form
surgical incision