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-a
noun ending
-ate
something that...
-e
noun ending
-emia
blood condition
-er
one who
-esis
condition of
-ia
condition
-iatry
medical treatment/profession
-ion
action, process
-ism
condition
-ist
practitioner
-ole
small or little
-osis
condition
-tion
process of
-ula
small, little
-um
suffix that identifies singular nouns
-us
suffix that identifies singular nouns
-y
noun ending
-al
pertaining to
-ac
pertaining to
-ar
pertaining to
-ary
pertaining/relating to
-eal
pertaining to
-ic
pertaining to
-ical
pertaining to
-ile
pertaining to
-oid
resembling
-ory
pertaining to
-ous
pertaining to
-tic
pertaining to
-ician
specialist in a field of study
-iatrics
relating to medicine, physicians, medical profession
-iatry
medical treatment, medical profession
-iatrist
one who treats, a physician
-ian
specialist in a field of study
-ist
practitioner
-logist
one who specializes in the study of
-logy
the study of
-centesis
surgical puncture
-clasis
crushing or breaking up
-desis
binding or surgical fusion
-ectomy
surgical removal
-gram
record or picture
-graphy
process of recording
-ize
to make, to treat or combine with
-lysis
destruction or detachment
-meter
an instrument used to measure
-metry
the process of measuring
-pexy
surgical fixation
-plaxy
surgical repair
-rrhaphy
suturing
-scope
an instrument used to view
-stomy
the surgical creation of a new opening
-tomy
incision into
-tripsy
intentional crushing
-ad
toward, increase
-algesia
sensitivity to pain
-algia
pain
-blast
embryonic stage of development
-cele
swelling or herniation
-cide
to kill, to destroy
-cyte
cell
-dynia
pain
-e
noun ending
-ectasia
stretching or dilatation
-emia
blood condition
-er
one who
-esis
condition of
-gen
that which generates
-genesis
generating, formation
-genic
pertaining to, formation, producing
-gravida
pregnancy
-ia
condition
-iasis
presence of an abnormal condition
-ion
action, process
-itis
inflammation
-lepsy
seizure, attack
-lith
stone
-lithiasis
presence or formation of stones
-lytic
destruction
-mania
a mental disorder
-megaly
enlargement
-ole
small or little
-oma
tumor
-opia
visual condition
-osis
condition
-pathy
disease
-penia
decrease in deficiency
-philia
attracted to
-phobia
abnormal fear
-plasia
formation or development
-plegia
paralysis
-pnea
breathing
-ptosis
deopping or prolapse
-rrhagia
excessive flow, discharge
-rrhea
discharge, flow
-rrhexis
rupture
-scopy
the process of viewing with a scope
-stasis
stopping or controlling
-tion
process of
-ula
small, little
-ule
small one
-um
a suffix that identifies singular nouns
-uria
a characteristic of the urine
-us
suffix that identifies singular nouns
-y
noun ending