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-ac

pertaining to

2

-al

pertaining to

3

-algia

pain

4

-ar

pertaining to

5

-ary

pertaining to

6

-asthenia

weakness

7

-centesis

puncture to withdraw fluid

8

-clasia

surgical breaking

9

-clasis

surgical breaking

10

-cyte

cell

11

-desis

surgical fixation

12

-dynia

pain

13

-eal

pertaining to

14

-ectomy

surgical removal

15

-genic

producing

16

-gram

record

17

-graphy

process of recording

18

-ic

pertaining to

19

-itis

inflammation

20

-kinesia

movement

21

-malacia

softening

22

-metry

process of measuring

23

-oma

tumor

24

-osis

abnormal conditioning

25

-otomy

cutting into

26

-ous

pertaining to

27

-pathy

disease

28

-plasty

surgical repair

29

-porosis

porous

30

-rrhaphy

suture

31

-rrhexis

rupture

32

-scope

instrument for viewing

33

-scopy

process of visually examining

34

-tome

instrument to cut

35

-trophy

development