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What is the combining form(s) meaning sound

Ech(o), son(o)
E.g. Echocardiogram: a record of an ultrasound done on the heart
Sonograph: an instrument used in sonography or ultrasonography

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What is the combining form meaning electricity

Electr(o)

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What is the combining form meaning emitting or reflecting light

Fluor(o)

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What is the combining form meaning radiant energy

Radi(o)

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What is the combining form meaning to cut

Tom(o)
e.g. CT scan is a computed tomography: shows cross section similar to cut view

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What is the prefix meaning excessive

Ultra-