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Flashcards in Ch4: Suffix Deck (21):
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-blast

embryonic, immature

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-crine

to secrete

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-drome

to run

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-fusion

coming together; to pour

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-gen

substances that produces

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-lapse

to slide, fall, sag

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-lysis

breakdown, destruction, separation

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-meter

to measure

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-mission

to send

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-or

one who

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-oxia

oxygen

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-partum

birth, labor

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-phoria

to bear, carry; feeling (mental state)

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-physis

to grow

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-plasia

development, formation, growth

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-plasm

structure or formation

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-pnea

breathing

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-ptosis

falling, drooping, prolapse

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-rrhea

flow, discharge

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-stasis

stopping, controlling

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-trophy

development, nourishment