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aut-
Combining form

self
crin-
Combining form

[seperate] secrete,secretion
esthen-
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,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-
[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 medically,heal
tom-
Combining form

a cutting,slice,incision
ton-
Combining form

[a stretching](muscular)tone,tension
-gen
Compund Suffix Form

substance that produces (something) formation,origin
-genesis
Compund Suffix Form

formation,origin
-genic
Compund Suffix Form

causing,producing,caused
-genous
Compund Suffix Form

by,produced by or in
-gram
Compund Suffix Form

a record of the activity of an organ(often an x-ray)
-graph
Compund Suffix Form

an instrument for rcording the activity of an organ
-grphy
Compund Suffix Form

(1)the recording of the activity of an organ(usually by x-ray examination
(2)a descriptive treatise(on a subject)
-lysis
Compund Suffix Form

dissolution,reduction,decomposition,disintegration
-lytic
Compund Suffix Form

pertaining to dissolution or decomposition,disintegration(forms adjectives from words ending in -lysis
-pathy
Compund Suffix Form

disease
-ptosis
Compund Suffix Form

dropping,sagging,prolapse)of an organ or part)
-rrhagia
Compund Suffix Form

profuse discharge,hemorrhage
-rrhea
Compund Suffix Form

prfuse discharge,excessive secretion
-rrhexis
Compund Suffix Form

bursting (of tissues), rupture
-scope
Compund Suffix Form

an instrument for examining
-scopy
Compund Suffix Form

examination
-tome
Compund Suffix Form

a surgical instrument for cutting
-tomy
Compund Suffix Form

surgical incision