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Flashcards in Ch. 9 Suffixes Deck (14)
1

-cele

Hernia

2

-ectomy

Removal

3

-gen

Substance that produces

4

-genesis

Producing
Forming

5

-genic

Produced by or in

6

-lysis

Breakdown

7

-lytic

Breakdown

8

-one

Hormone

9

-pexy

Fixation
To put in place

10

-plasia

Developement
Formation

11

-rrhea

Flow
Discharge

12

-stomy

New opening to form a mouth

13

-tomy

Process of cutting

14

-trophy

Condition of nourishment/developement