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-emia (-hemia)
compound suffix

condition of the blood, congestion of the blood

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-logy
compound suffix

science of, systematic study of

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-lysis
compound suffix

dissolution of or by (surgical division or separation)

3

-mania
compound suffix

madness for or about

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-pathy
compound suffix

disease of, treatment of disease of or by

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-phobia
compound suffix

abnormal fear of

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-therapy
compound suffix

treatment of or by

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-tomy
compound suffix

surgical operation on, surgical cutting of

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-ectomy
compound suffix

surgical removal of

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-uria
compound suffix

condition of the urine

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arc
base

extremity, summit

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amyl
base

starch

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bar
(bary)
base

weight, pressure
(heavy)

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blenn
base

mucus

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cyt
base

cell

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dips
base

thirst

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drepan
base

sickle

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erythr
base

red

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glyc
(glycos)
base

sugar
(sugar, glucose)

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hist, histi
base

tissue

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hyster
base

uterus, hysteria

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ichthy
base

fish

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irid, iris
base

iris, rainbow

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isch
base

to suppress

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lapar
base

abdomen, soft part of the body between the ribs and hip

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lip
base

fat

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mast, maz
base

breast

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phren
base

mind, diaphragm

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py
base

pus

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thanat
base

death