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-phobia
fear
-physis
to grow
-plegia
paralysis
-plasm
development, formation
-plasty
surgical repair
-pnea
breathing
-poiesis
formation
-phoresis
carrying, transmission
-praxia
action
-sis
state of
-some
body
-ptosis
droop, sag, prolapse
-phoria
to bear, carry; feeling (mental state)
-sthenia
strength
-therapy
treatment
-tic
pertaining to
-rrhea
flow, discharge
-phil, -philia
attraction for (an increase in cell numbers)
-plasia
development, formation, growth
-sclerosis
hardening
-ule
little, small
-scopy
process of visual examination
-stasis
stop, control; place
-y
process, condition
-tomy
incision, to cut into
-type
classification, picture
-ion
process
-scope
instrument for visual examination
-stomy
opening to form a mouth (stoma)
-trophy
nourishment, development
-um, -ium
structure, tissue, thing
-mission
to send
-oid
resembling, derived from
-ole
little, small
-oma
tumor, mass, collection of fluid
-opsy
process of viewing
-or
one who
-ose
pertaining to, full of
-osis
condition, usually abnormal (blood cells: slight increase in numbers)
-ous
pertaining to
-paresis
slight paralysis
-partum
birth, labor
-pathy
disease condition
-penia
deficiency
-phage, -phagia
eat, swallow
-phasia
speech
-ac, -iac
pertaining to
-al
pertaining to
-algesia
excessive sensitivity to pain
-algia
pain
-apheresis
removal, carry away
-ar, -ary
pertaining to
-asthenia
lack of strength
-blast
embryonic, immature
-cele
hernia
-centesis
surgical puncture to remove fluid
-coccus, (pl: -cocci)
berry-shaped bacterium (pl. bacteria)
-crit
separate
-cyesis
pregnancy
-cyte
cell
-cytosis
abnormal condition of cells (slight increase in cell numbers)
-drome
to run
-dynia
pain
-eal
pertaining to
-ectomy
excision, removal
-emia
blood condition
-er
one who
-esthesia
feeling, nervous sensation
-fusion
to pour
-gen
producing, forming
-genesis
condition of producing, forming
-ine
pertaining to
-genic
pertaining to producing; produced by; or produced in
-globin
protein
-globulin
protein
-gram
record
-graph
instrument for recording
-graphy
process of recording
-ia
condition
-iac
pertaining to
-ic, -ical
pertaining to
-ior
pertaining to
-ism
process
-ist
one who specializes in
-itis
inflammation
-kinesia, -kinesis
movement
-lapse
to slide, fall, sag
-lepsy
seizure
-logy
study of
-lysis
breakdown, destruction, separation, loosening
-lytic
pertaining to destruction
-malacia
softening
-megaly
enlargement
-meter
to measure
-edema
swelling
-phylaxis
protection
-suppression
to stop
-stitial
to put;
standing,
position