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Aut-
Combining Form
self
Crin-
Combining Form
secrete, secretion
Esthe-
Combining Form
sensation, sensitivity, sense
Gen-
Combining Form
come into being; produce
Gram-
Combining Form
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-
Combining Form
movement, motion
Lys-
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 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-
Combining Form
tendon
Therap-
Combining Form
treat medically, heal
Tom-
Combining Form
a cutting, slice, incision
Ton-
Combining Form
tone, tension
-ectasia
Coumpound Suffix Form
dilation, enlargement
-ectomy
Coumpound Suffix Form
surgical excision; removal of all (total excision) or part (partial excision) of an organ
-gen
Coumpound Suffix Form
substance that produces
-genesis
Coumpound Suffix Form
formation, origin
-genic
Coumpound Suffix Form
causing, producing, caused by, produced by or in
-gram
Coumpound Suffix Form
a record of the activity of an organ (often an x-ray)
-graph
Coumpound Suffix Form
an instrument for recording the activity of an organ
-graphy
Coumpound Suffix Form
(1) the recording of the activity of an organ (usually by x-ray examination)
(2) a descriptive treatise (on a subject)
-lysis
Coumpound Suffix Form
dissolution, reduction, decomposition, disintegration
-lytic
Coumpound Suffix Form
pertaining to dissolution or decomposition, disintegration (forms adjectives from words ending in -lysis)
-pathy
Coumpound Suffix Form
disease
-ptosis
Coumpound Suffix Form
dropping, sagging, prolapse (of an organ or part)
-rrhagia
Coumpound Suffix Form
profuse discharge, hemorrhage
-rrhea
Coumpound Suffix Form
profuse discharge, excessive secretion
-rrhexis
Coumpound Suffix Form
bursting (of tissues), rupture
-scope
Coumpound Suffix Form
an instrument for examining
-scopy
Coumpound Suffix Form
examination
-tome
Coumpound Suffix Form
a surgical instrument for cutting
-tomy
Coumpound Suffix Form
surgical incision
esthes-
Combining Form
sensation, sensitivity, sense
gene-
Combining Form
come into being; produce
-gen
Combining Form
come into being; produce
kinesi-
Combining Form
movement, motion
tenon-
Combining Form
tendon
tenont-
Combining Form
tendon
therapeu-
Combining Form
treat medically, heal
-ectasis
Coumpound Suffix Form
dilation, enlargement
-genous
Coumpound Suffix Form
causing, producing, caused by, produced by or in