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What is the suffix of:

Cardiac

-ac

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What is the suffix of:

Cephalad

-ad

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What is the suffix of:

Enuresis

-esis

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What is the suffix of:

Obstetrician

-ician

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What is the suffix of:

Bronchiole

-ole

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What is the suffix of:

Pustule

-ule

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What is the suffix of:

Dentalgia

-ia

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What is the suffix of:

Diabetes

-betes

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What is the suffix of:

Hyperemesis

-emesis

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What is the suffix of:

Hemoptysis

-ysis ?

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-asthenia

weakness

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-ion

process

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-itis

inflammation

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-malacia

softening

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-megaly

enlargement, large

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--pathy

disease, emotion

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-penia

lack of, deficiency, abnormal reduction

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-pepsia

to digest

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-phobia

fear

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-rrhexis

rupture

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-al

pertaining to

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-ar

pertaining to

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-ate

use, action

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-ia

condition

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-ize

to make, to treat or combine with

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-oid

resemble

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-or

one who

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-ose

pertaining to

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-ous

pertaining to

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-trophy

nourishment

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-um

tissue, structure

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Process of scraping away from a surface

abrasion

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To induce a loss of feeling or sensation

anesthetize

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Pertaining to a state of alertness or consciousness

arousal

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Unequal in size or shape

assymmetrical

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Literally means without contraction

asystole

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Pertaining to a state of deep sleep

comatose

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Difficult articulation of speech

dysphasia

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Pertaining to a feeling of greatness

grandiose

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To resemble a female

gynecoid

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To use the hands or fingers to examine by touch

palpate

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What is the prefix of:

Apnea

a-

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What is the prefix of:

Bradypnea

brady-

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What is the prefix of:

Dyspnea

dys-

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What is the prefix of:

Eupnea

eu-

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What is the prefix of:

Hyperpnea

hyper-

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What is the prefix of:

Hypopnea

hypo-

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What is the prefix of:

Tachypnea

tachy-

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What is the prefix of:

Binary

bi-

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What is the prefix of:

Concentration

con-

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What is the prefix of:

Extraocular

extra-

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anti-

against

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brachy-

short

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dia-

through, between

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hetero-

different