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A & P suffixes

Stack #45704

-all, -ac pertaining to
-algia pain
-aps, -apt fit; fasten
-arche beginning; origin
-ase signifies an enzyme
-blast sprout; make
-centesis a piercing
-cide to kill
-clast break; destroy
-crine release; secrete
-ectomy a cutting out
-emesis vomiting
-emia refers to blood condition
-flux flow
-gen creates; forms
-genesis creation, prodution
-gram something written
-graphy (y) to write, draw
-hydrate containing water
-la, -sia condition; process
-lasis abnormal condition
-ic, -ac pertaining to
-in signifies a protein
-ism signifies "condition of"
-itis signifies "inflammation of"
-lemma rind; peel
-lepsy seizure
-lith stone; rock
-logy study of
-lunar moon; moonlike
-malacia softening
-megaly enlargement
-metric, -metry measurement; length
-old like; in the shape of
-oma tumor
-opia vision, vision condition
-oscopy viewing
-ose signifies a carbohydrate
-osis condition, process
-ostomy formation of an opening
-penia lack
-otomy cut
-phillic loving
-phobic fearing
-phragm partition
-plasia growth, formation
-plasm substance, matter
-plasty shape; make
-plegia paralysis
-pnea breath, breathing
--(r)rhage, -(r)rha breaking out, discharge
-(r) rhaphy sew, suture
-(r) rhea flow
-some body
-tensin, -tension pressure
-tonic pressure, tension
-tripsy crushing
-ule small, little
-uria refers to urine condition
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