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Flashcards in Suffix Deck (32):
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-a

Condition of

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-ac

Pertaining to

2

-al

Pertaining to

3

-algia

Pertaining to pain

4

-ary

Pertaining to

5

-blast

Germ of immature cell

6

-cele

Tumor, hernia

7

-centesis

Puncturing

8

-cyte

Cell

9

-eal

Pertaining to

10

-ectomy

A cutting out

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-emia

Condition of the blood

12

-emic

Pertaining to the blood

13

-gram

Record or picture

14

-ic

Pertaining to

15

-itis

Inflammation

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-logy

Study of

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-lysis

Destruction or loosening

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-meter

Measuring instrument

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-oma

Tumor, swelling

20

-osis

Condition of

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-ostomy

Creation of an opening

22

-ous

Pertaining to

23

-pathy

Disease

24

-plasty

Surgical repair of, tying of

25

-ptosis

Falling, drooping

26

-rrhagia

Excessive flow, bursting forth

27

-rrhea

Flowing or discharge

28

-scope

Instrument for examination

29

-scopy

Examination with an instrument

30

-stasis

Standing still

31

-taxia

Order, coordination