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Aut-
combining form

self
Crin-
combining form

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 one's self
Kine-
combining form

move
Kines(i)-
combining form

movement, motion
Ly(s)-
combining form

destroy, breakdown
Myx-
combining form

mucus
Orth-
combining form

straight, erect, normal
Ot-
combining form

ear
Path-
combining form

disease
Phil-
combining form

love, have an affinity for
Pt-
combining form

fall, sag, drop, prolapse
Pyr-
combining form

fever, burning
Pyret-
combining form

fever
Pyrex-
combining form

be feverish
Rhe-
combining form

flow. secrete
Rhag-
combining form

flow profusely, hemorrhage
Rhex-
combining form

rupture
Rhin-
combining form

nose
Scop-
combining form

look at, examine
Sep-
combining form

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

muscular tone, tension
-ectasia
-ectasis
Compound Suffix Form

dilation, enlargement
-ectomy
Compound Suffix Form

surgical excision, removal of all or part 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 (by XRay)etc.
-graph
Compound Suffix Form

an instrument for recording the activity of an organ
-graphy
Compound Suffix Form
1) recording of the activity of an organ
2)a descriptive treatise on a subject
-lysis
Compound Suffix Form

dissolution, reduction, decomposition, disintegration
-lytic
Compound Suffix Form
adjective forming from words ending in lysis

pertaining to dissolution, disintegration
-pathy
Compound Suffix Form

disease
-ptosis
Compound Suffix Form

dropping, sagging, prolapse (of an organ part)
-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