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aut-
combining form
self
crin-
combining form
(separate) secrete, scretion
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
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-
combining form
(fire) fever, burning
pyret-
combining form
fever
pyrex-
combining form
be feverish
rhe-
combining form
(run)flow, secrete
rhag-
combining form
(burst flow) 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] (muscualar) tone, tension
-gen
suffix form
substance that produces (something)
-genesis
suffix form
formation, origin
-genic
suffix form
causing, producing, caused
-genous
suffix form
by, produced by or in
-gram
suffix form
a record of the activity of an organ ( often an x-ray)
-graph
suffix form
an instrument for recording the activity of an organ
-graphy
suffix form
(1) the recording of thea activity of an organ (ususally by x-ray examination)
(2) a descriptive treatise (on a subject)
-lysis
suffix form
dissolution, reduction, decomposition, disintegration
-lytic
suffix form
pertaining to dissolution or decomposition, disintegration (forms adjectives from ending lysis)
-pathy
suffix form
disease
-ptosis
suffix form
dropping, sagging, prolaspse (of an organ or part)
-rrhagia
suffix form
profuse discharge, hemorrhage
rrhea-
suffix form
profuse discharge, excessive secretion
-rrhexis
suffix form
bursting (of tissues), rupture
-scope
suffix form
an instrument for examining
-scopy
suffix form
examination
-tome
suffix form
a surgical unstrument for cutting
-tomy
suffix form
surgical incision