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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

record
Graph-
combining form

healer, physician; treatment
Iater-
combining form

of one's self
Idi-
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

disease
Phil-
combining form

love; have 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

tone, tension
-ectasia,-ectasis
compound suffix form

dialation, enlargement
-ectomy
compound suffix form

surgical excision; removal of all or part of an organ
-gen
compound suffix form

substance that produces
-genesis
compound suffix form

formation, origin
-genic
compound suffix form

causing, producing, caused
-genous
compound suffix form

by, produced, 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
-rrhagia
compound suffix form

profuse discharge, hemorrrhage
-rrhea
compound suffix form


profuse discharge, excessive secretion
-rrhexis
compound suffix form

bursting, 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