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p - suffix + prefix

purple module terminology suffixes and prefixes

-acusia hearing
-acusis hearing
-al P2
-algesia pain
-algia pain
-ary P2
-asthenia weakness, debility
-cele hernia, swelling
-ceps head
-cusia hearing
-cusis hearing
-dynia pain
-ectomy excision, removal
-esthesia feeling
-ferent to carry
-glia glue; neuroglial tissue
-graphy process of recording
-ia condition
-ic P2
-ion the act of
-ism condition
-itis inflammation
-kinesia movement
-lalia speech, bable
-lepsy seizure
-logist specialist in the study of
-logy study of
-lucent to shine, clear
-lysis separation, destruction
-malacia softening
-mania state of mental disorder, frenzy
-meter instrument for measuring
-metry act of measuring
-oid resembling
-oma tumor
-opaque obscure
-opia vision
-opsia vision
-osis abnormal condition, increase
-ous P2
-paresis partial paralysis
-pathy disease
-pexy fixation (of an organ)
-phasia speech
-phobia fear
-phoria feeling (mental state)
-plegia paralysis
-plexy stroke
-ptosis prolapse, downward, displacement
-rrhagia bursting forth
-rrhaphy suture
-rrhea discharge, flow
-rrhexis rupture
-scope instrument for examining
-scopy visual examination
-social society
-spasm involuntary contraction, twitching
-stomy forming of an opening
-taxia order, coordination
-thymia mind; emotion
-tic P2
-tome instrument to cut
-tomy incision
-tropia turning
a-, an- without, not
af- toward
agora- marketplace
exo- outside, outward
hemi- onehalf
hetero- different
hyper- excessive, above normal
bi- two
brady- slow
cata- down
contra- against, opposite
de- cessation
di- double
dipl- double
dys- bad; painful; difficult
ec- out, out from
ef- away from
eso- inward
hypo- under, below, deficient
intra- in, within
oxy- quick, sharp
pachy- thick
para- near, beside, beyond
pseudo- false
quadri- four
semi- one-half
syn- union, together, joined
uni- one
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