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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

a record
GRAPH-
Combining Form

[something written] 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

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 (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 (often an x-ray)
-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 (usually by x-ray examination)(2)a descriptive treatise (on a subject)
-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 or 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