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aut
combining form
self
crin
combining form
[separate] secrete, secretion
esthe(s)
combining form
sensation, sensitivity, sense
gen(e)
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 ones 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
tenon(t)
combining form
tendon
therap(eu)
combining form
treat medically, heal
tom
combining form
a cutting, slice, incision
ton
combining form
[a stretching] (muscular) tone, tension
ectasia
ectasis
compound suffix
dilation, enlargement
ectomy
compound suffix
surgical excision; removal of all or part of an organ
gen
compound suffix
substance that produces
genesis
compound suffix
formation, origin
genic
compound suffix
causing, producing, caused
genous
compound suffix
by, produces by or in
gram
compound suffix
a record of the activity of an organ
graph
compound suffix
an instrument for recording the activity of an organ
graphy
compound suffix
the recording of the actibity of an organ
a descriptive treatise
lysis
compound suffix
dissolution, deduction, decomposition, disintegration
lytic
compound suffix
pertaining to dissolution of decomposition, disintegration
pathy
compound suffix
disease
ptosis
compound suffix
dropping, sagging, prolapse
rrhagia
compound suffix
profuse discharge, hemorrhage
rrhea
compound suffix
profuse discharge, excessive secretion
rrhexis
compound suffix
bursting, rupture
scope
compound suffix
an instrument for examining
scopy
compound suffix
examination
tome
compound suffix
a surgical instrument for cutting
tomy
compound suffix
surgical incision