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Aut-
Combining Form
self
Crin-
Combining Form
separate, 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
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 From
love, have an affinity for
Pt-
Combining From
fall, sag, drop, prolapse
Pyr-
Combining From
fire, fever, burning
Pyret-
Combining From
fever
Pyrex-
Combining From
be feverish
Rhe-
Combining From
run, flow, secrete
Rhag-
Combining From
burst forth, flow profusely, hemorrhage
Rhex-
Combining From
rupture
Rhin-
Combining From
nose
Scop-
Combining From
look at , examine
Sep-
Combining From
be putrid, be infected
Ta-
Combining From
stretching
Tel-
Combining From
end, completion
Ten-, tenon(t)-
Combining From
tendon
Therap(eu)-
Combining From
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 or part 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
-graph
Compound Suffix Form
an instrument for recording the activity of an organ
-graphy
Compound Suffix Form
the recoding of the activity of an organ, descriptive treatise
-lysis
Compound Suffix Form
dissolution, reduction, decomposition, disintegration
-lytic
Compound Suffix Form
pertaining to dissolution or decomposition, disintegration
-pathy
Compound Suffix Form
disease
-ptosis
Compound Suffix Form
dropping, sagging, prolapse 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 tissues, rupture
-scope
Compound Suffix Form
an instrument for examining
-scopy
Compound Suffix Form
examination
-tome
Compound Suffix Form
surgical instrument for cutting
-tomy
Compound Suffix Form
surgical incision
gram
Compound Suffix Form
a record of the activity of an organ