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1

dilation, widening

-ectasia, -ectasis

2

vomiting

-emesis

3

digestion

-pepsia

4

eating, swallowing

-phagia

5

surgical repair

-plasty

6

spitting

-ptysis

7

bursting forth (of blood)

-rrhage, -rrhagia

8

suture

-rrhaphy

9

flow, discharge

-rrhea

10

involuntary contraction of muscles

-spasm

11

stopping, controlling

-stasis

12

narrowing, tightening

-stenosis

13

opening

-tresia