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-able/-ible
capable of
-emia
blood
-gram
record
-algia
pain
-genic/-genesis
beginning/producing
-ectomy
excision
-ase
enzyme
-graphy
process of recording
-cele
hermia
-emesis
vomiting
-ac/-al/-an/-ar/-ary/-ic/-eal/-iv/-tic/-ous
pertaining to
-graph
instrument to record
-ectasia/-ectasis
dilation
-centesis
procedure to aspirate fluid
-edema
swelling
-graphy
process of recording
-ia/-iasis/-osis/-ism
condition
-ist
one who
-itis
inflammation
-ium
membrane
-kinesia/-kinesis
movement/motion
-logist
specialist
-logy
study of
-lysis
loosening/freeing/breaking apart/destroying
-lytic
pertaining to destruction
-mania
preoccupation
-meter
instrument of measurement
-megaly
enlargement
-malacia
softening
-metry
process of measuring
-oid
resembling
-oma
tumor
-opia
vision
-ose
sugar
-osis
condition
usually an abnormal condition
-ous
pertaining to/characterized by
-pathy
disease or abnormality
-penia
deficiency
-pexy
surgical fixation
-phagia/-gic/-gy
eating/swallowing
-phasia
speech
-phobia
abnormal fear
-plasty
surgical repair
-plegia
paralysis
-rrhage/-rrhagia
excessive bleeding, flow or discharge
-rrhaphy
suture
-rrhea
flow or discharge
-rrhexis
rupture
-sclerosis
hardening
-scopy
examination with an instrument
-spasm
twitching
-stomy
forming of an opening
-stasis
stopping
-tome
an instrument for cutting
-tomy
inision
cutting into
-tripsy
surgical crushing
-trophic/-trophy
nutrition