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3 Suffixes meaning pertaining 2

-ar

-atic

-ic

2

Suffix meaning cell

-cyte

3

Suffix meaning dilated

-ectasis

4

Suffix meaning surgical removal

-ectomy

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Suffix meaning swelling

-edema

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Suffix meaning that which produces

-gen

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Suffix meaning producing

-gentic

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Suffix meaning protein

-globulin/o

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Suffix meaning record

-gram

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Suffix meaning process of recording

-graphy

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2 Suffixes meaning abnormal condition

-iasis

-osis

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Suffix meaning specialist

-isn't

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Suffix meaning inflammation

-itis

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Suffix meaning 1 who studies

-logist

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Suffix meaning study of

-logy

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Suffix meaning softening

Malacia

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Suffix meaning enlarged

-megaly

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Suffix meaning resembling

-old

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Suffix meaning tumor

-oma

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Suffix meaning disease

-pathy

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Suffix meaning surgical fixation

-pexy

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Suffix meaning surgical repair

-plasty

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Suffix meaning suture

-rrhaphy

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Suffix meaning stopping

-stasis

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Suffix meaning treatment

-therepy

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Suffix meaning poison

-toxic

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Prefix meaning against

Anti-

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Prefix meaning self

Auto-

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Prefix meaning 1

Mono-

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Combining form meaning adenoids

Commonly used term 4 the pharyngeal tonsils

Adenoid/o