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Gen genesis

Forming, producing, origin

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Iasis

Abnormal condition

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Itis

Inflammation

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Lith

Stone, calculus

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Malacia

Softening

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Megaly

Enlargement

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Oma

Tumor

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Osis

Abnormal condition increase

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Pathy

Disease

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Penia

Decrease deficiency

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Phagia

Eating, swallowing

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Phasia

Speech

12

Phobia

Fear

13

Plasia

Plasma

Formation, growth

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Plegia

Paralysis

15

Ptosis

Prolapse, downward displacement

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Rrhage

Rragia

Bursting forth

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Rrhea

Discharge, flow

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Rrhexis

Rupture

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Sclerosis

Abnormal condition of hardening

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Spasm

Involuntary contraction, twitching

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Stenosis

Narrowing, stricture

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Toxic

Poison

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Trophy

Nourishment, development

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Ac al ar ary eal ic ical ile ior ous tic

Pertaining to

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Esis ia ism

Condition

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Iatry

Medicine, treatment

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Ician ist

Specialist

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Y

Condition, process

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Icle ole ule

Small, minute