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Plural ending in -a

keep a, add e

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Plural ending in -ax

drop x, add ces

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Plural ending in -en

drop en, add ina

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Plural ending in -is

drop is, add es

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Plural ending in -ix

drop ix, add ices

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Plural ending in -ex

drop ex, add ices

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Plural ending in -ma

keep ma add ta

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Plural ending in -on

drop on, add a

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Plural ending in -um

drop um, add a

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Plural ending in -us

drop us, add i. Exception is viruses and sinuses

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Plural ending in -y

drop y, add ies

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Plural ending in -nx

drop x, add ces

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Plural form of stria

striae

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Plural form of petechia

petchiae

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Plural form of thorax

thoraces

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Plural form of appendix

appendices

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Plural form of lumen

lumina

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Plural form of foramen

foramina

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Plural form of cortex

cortices

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Plural form of psychosis

psychoses

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Plural form of sarcoma

sarcomata

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Plural form of carcinoma

carcinomata

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Plural form of spermatozoon

spermatozoa

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Plural form of ovum

ova

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Plural form of bronchus

bronchi

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Plural form of alveolus

alveoli

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Plural form of myopathy

myopathies

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Plural form of artery

arteries

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Plural form of vertebra

vertebrae

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Plural form of stoma

stomata

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Plural form of apex

apices

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Plural form of phalanx

phalanges

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Plural form of datum

data

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Plural form of diagnosis

diagnoses

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Plural form of deformity

deformities