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Ch 8 and 9 Suffixes

Medical Terms

-an pertaining to located in
-ar pertaining to located in
-arium -ary denotes a place for something
-ary pertaining to
-ate having the form of possessing
-ia forms abstract nouns
-ian indicates an expert in a certain field
-ic pertaining to
-id pertaining to
-ile pertaining to capable of
-ine pertaining to located in
-ive pertaining to
-lent full of
-ose full of
-ous full of
-ty forms abstract nouns
-y forms abstract nouns
diminutives -cle -ella -il -ola -ule -culus -ellem -illa -olus -ulus
-cle diminutive
-ella diminutive
-il diminutive
-ola diminutive
-ule diminutive
-culus diminutive
-ellum diminutive
-illa diminutive
-olus diminutive
-ulus diminutive
-ad toward a part of the body
-al pertaining to
pertaining to -al -an (located in) -ar (located in) -ary -ic -id -ile (capable of) -ine (located in) -ive
full of -lent -ous -ose
-able capable of (being) able to
-ation indicates action/ process the act of (being) the result of (being) something that is
-ce the act of (being) the state of (being)
-cy the act of (being) the state of (being)
-ible capable of (being)
-id in a state or condition of
-ile capable of (being) like
-ion the act of
-ive pertaining to
-ment agent or instrument
-or agent or instrument
-orium place for something
-ory 1. pertaining to 2. place for something
-ure -ura result of an action
-e forms nouns from latin
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