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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-
[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
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 form

dilation, enlargement
-ECTOMY
compound suffix form

surgical excision; removal of all (total excision) or part (partial excision) of an organ
-GEN
compound suffix form

substance that produces (something)
-GENESIS
compound suffix form

formation, origin
-GENIC
compound suffix form

causing, producing, caused
-GENOUS
compound suffix form

by, produced by or in
-GRAM
compound suffix form

a record of the activity of an organ
-GRAPH
compound suffix form

an instrument for recording the activity of an organ
-GRAPHY
compound suffix form

1. the recording of the activity of an organ
2. a descriptive treatise
-LYSIS
compound suffix form

dissolution, reduction, decomposition, disintegration
-LYTIC
compound suffix form

pertaining to dissolution or decomposition, disintegration
-PATHY
compound suffix form

disease
-PTOSIS
compound suffix form

dropping, sagging, prolapse (of an organ)
-RRHAGIA
compound suffix form

profuse, discharge, hemorrhage
-RRHEA
compound suffix form

profuse, discharge, excessive secretion
-RRHEXIS
compound suffix form

bursting (of tissues), rupture
-SCOPE
compound suffix form

an instrument for examining
-SCOPY
compound suffix form

examination
-TOME
compound suffix form

a surgical instrument for cutting
-TOMY
compound suffix form

surgical incision