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Flashcards in Ch. 13/14 Suffixes Deck (25)
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-cytosis

Condition of cells

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-edema

Swelling

3

-globulin

Protein

4

-megaly

Enlargement

5

-oid

Resembling

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-oma

Tumor
Mass

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-pathy

Disease
Emotion

8

-penia

Deficiency

9

-phylaxis

Protection

10

-poiesis

Formation

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-stitial

Pertaining to Standing or Positioned

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-suppression

Stopping

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-apheresis

Removal

14

-blast

Immature

15

-emia

Blood Condition

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-gen

Substance that produces

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-globin

Protein

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-lytic

Reducing
Breaking Down
Destroying

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-osis

Condition

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-penia

Deficiency

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-phage

Eat
Swallow

22

-philia

Attraction for

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-phoresis

Carrying
Transmission

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-phasia

Speech

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-stasis

Stopping
Controlling