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Flashcards in ch 1-4 suffix Deck (38):
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-centesis

surgical puncture

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-drome

that which runs together

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-form

shape

4

-fuge

to flee

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-gnosis

knowledge

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-grade

a step

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-gram

a weight

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-graphy

recording

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-ion

process

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-ive

nature of, quality of

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-liter

liter

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-logy

study of

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-rrhexis

rupture

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-ate

use, action, having the form of, possesing

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-ia

treatment, specialist

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-ize

to make, to treat or combine with

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-oid

resemble

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-or

one who, a doer

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-trophy

nourishment, development

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-um

tissue, structure

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-plasm

a thing formed, plasm

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-some

body

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-stasis

control, stop, stand still

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-tomy

incision

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-type

type

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-meter

measure

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-pathy

disease, emotion

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-phoresis

to carry

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-scope

instrument for examining

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-sepsis

decay

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-therapy

treatment

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-asthenia

weakness

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-itis

inflammation

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-malacia

softening

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-megaly

enlargement, large

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-penia

deficiency

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-pepsia

to digest

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-phobia

fear