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aut-
Combining form

self
crin-
Combining form

seperate, secrete, secretion
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
aut-
Combining form

self
idi-
Combining form

of ones self
crin-
Combining form

seperate, secrete, secretion
kine-
Combining form

move
esthe(s)-
Combining form

sensation sensitivity,sense
kines(i)-
Combining form

movement, motion
gen(e)-, -gen
Combining form

come into being;produce
ly(s)-
Combining form

destroy, break down
myx-
Combining form

mucus
gram-
Combining form

something written, a record
orth-
Combining form

straight, erect; normal
graph-
Combining form

write, record
ot-
Combining form

ear
iatr-
Combining form

healer, physician; treatment
path-
Combining form

suffering, disease
idi-
Combining form

of ones 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
pi-
Combining form

fall, sag, drop, prolaspe
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 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
-ectasia, -ectasis
Compound suffix form

dilation, enlargement
-ectomy
Compound suffix form

surgical excision, removal of all(total excision) or part(partial excision) of an organ
-gen*
Compound suffix form

substance that produces something
-genesis
Compound suffix form

formation, origin
-genic
Compound suffix form

causing, producing, caused
-genous
Compound suffix form

by, produced by or in
-gram
Compound suffix form

a record of the activity of an organ(often an x-ray)
-graph
Compound suffix form

an instrument for recording the activity of an organ
-graphy
Compound suffix form

(1) the record of activity of an organ (usually by x-ray examination) (2) a descriptive treatise (on a subject)
-lysis
Compound suffix form

dissolution, reduction, decomposition, disentigration
-lytic
Compound suffix form

pertaining to dissoultion or decomposition (forms adjectives from words ending in -lysis)
-pathy
Compound suffix form

disease
-ptosis
Compound suffix form

dropping, sagging, prolaspe (of an organ or part)
-rrhagia
Compound suffix form

profuse discharge, hemorrhage
-rrhea
Compound suffix form

profuse discharge, excessive secretion
-rrhexis
Compound suffix form

bursting of tissue, rupture
-scope
Compound suffix form

an instrument of examination
-scopy
Compound suffix form

examination
-tome
Compound suffix form

a surgical instrument for cutting
-tomy
Compound suffix form

surgical incision