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-lytic (adjective of lysis)

Dissolving, reducing, loosening

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-mimetic

Mimicking, stimulating

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-tropic

Acting on

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Anti-

Against

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Contra-

Against, opposite, opposed

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Counter-

Against, opposed

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Alg/o, algi/o, algesi/o

Pain

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Chem/o

Chemical

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Hypn/o

Sleep

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Narc/o

Stupor

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Pharm, pharmac/o

Drug, medicine

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Pyr/o, pyret/o

Fever

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Tox/o, toxic/o

Poison, toxin

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Vas/o

Vessel