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7 Suffixes meaning pertaining 2

-ac
-al
-ar
-ary
-eal
-ic
-ous

2

2 Suffixes meaning pain

-algia

-dynia

3

Suffix meaning weakness

Asthenia

4

Suffix meaning 2 puncture 2 w/draw fluid

-centesis

5

2 Suffixes meaning surgical breaking

-clasia

-clasis

6

Suffix meaning cell

-cyte

7

Suffix meaning surgical fixation

-desis

8

Suffix meaning surgical removal

-ectomy

9

Suffix meaning producing

-genic

10

Suffix meaning record

-gram

11

Suffix meaning process of recording

-graphy

12

Suffix meaning inflammation

-itis

13

Suffix meaning movement

-kinesia

14

Suffix meaning softening

-malacia

15

Suffix meaning process of measuring

-metry

16

Suffix meaning tumor

-oma

17

Suffix meaning abnormal condition

-osis

18

Suffix meaning cutting in2

-otomy

19

Suffix meaning diease

-patchy

20

Suffix meaning surgical repair

-plasty

21

Suffix meaning porous

-porosis

22

Suffix meaning suture

-rrhaphy

23

Suffix meaning rupture

-rrhexis

24

Suffix meaning instrument 4 viewing

-scope

25

Suffix meaning process of visually examining

-scopy

26

Suffix meaning instrument 2 cut

-tome

27

Suffix meaning development

-trophy

28

Prefix meaning w/out

A-

29

Prefix meaning slow

Brady-

30

Prefix meaning difficult or painful

Dys-