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aut-
Combining form

self
crin-
Combining form

secrete, secretion
esthe(s)
Combining form

sensation, sensitivity, sense
gen(e)-, -gen
Combining form

come into being; produce
gram-
Combining form

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

straight, erect; normal
ot-
Combinig form

ear
path-
Combining form

disease
phil-
Combining form

love; have an affinity for
pt-
Combining form

fall, sag, drop, prolapse
pyr-
Combining form

fever, burning
pyret-
Combining form

fever
pyrex-
Combining form

be feverish
rhe-
Combining form

flow, secrete
rhag-
Combining form

flow profusely, hemorrhage
rhex-
Combining form

rupture
rhin-
Combining form

nose
scop-
Combining form

look at, examine
sep-
Combining form

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

(muscular) tone, tension
-ectasia, -ectasis
Compound Suffix

dilation, enlargement
-ectomy
Compound Suffix

sugical excision; removal of all(total excision) or part (partial excision) of an organ
-gen
Compound Suffix

substance that produces (something)
-genesis
Compound Suffix

formation, origin
-genic, -genous
Compound Suffix

causing, producing, caused by, produced by or in
-gram
Compound Suffix

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

an instrument for recording the activity of an organ
-graphy
Compound Suffix

the recording of the activity of an organ (usually by x-ray examination)
-lysis
Compound Suffix

dissolution, reduction, decomposition, disintegration
-lytic
Compound Suffix

pertaining to dissolution or decomposition, disintegration
-pathy
Compound Suffix

disease
-ptosis
Compound Suffix

dropping, sagging, prolapse (of an organ or part)
-rrhagia
Compound Suffix

profuse discharge, hemorrhage
-rrhea
Compound Suffix

profuse discharge, excessive secretion
-rrhexis
Compound Suffix

bursting (of tissue), rupture
-scope
Compound Suffix

an instrument for examining
-scopy
Compound Suffix

examination
-tome
Compound Suffix

a surgical instrument for cutting
-tomy
Compound Suffix

surgical incision