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AUT-
combining form

self
CRIN-
combining form

(seperate) 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

destry, breakdown
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 nedically, heal
TOM-
combining form

a cutting, slice, incision
TON-
combining form

(a stretching) (muscular) tone, tension
-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) dissolution, reduction, decompisition, disintegration
-lysis
compound suffix form

dissolution, reduction, decompisition, disintegration
-lytic
compound suffix form

pertaining to dissolution ot decompisition, disintegration (forms adjectives from words ending in -lysis)
-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
-ectasia, -ectasis,
-ectomy
compound suffix form

dilation, enlargement
surgical exclusion; removal of all (total excision) or part (partial excision) of an organ
-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