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Ac

Pertaining to

1

Al

Pertaining to

2

Algia

Pain

3

Ar

Pertaining to

4

Ary

Pertaining to

5

Blast

Embryonic

6

Cele

Hernia

7

Centesis

Surgical puncture

8

Clysis

Irrigation, washing

9

Coccus

Berry shaped

10

Crit

To separate

11

Drome

To run

12

Ectasis

Stretching, dilation

13

Ectomy

To excise

14

Er

One who

15

Fusion

To pour

16

Genesis

Condition or producing

17

Grade

To go

18

Gram

Record

19

Graph

Instrument for recording

20

Graphy

Process of recording

21

ia

Condition, process

22

ic

Pertaining to

23

ist

One who specializes in

24

itis

Inflammation

25

Logy

Process of studying

26

Lysis

To break

27

Malacia

Softening

28

Megaly

Enlargement

29

Meter

To measure

30

Odynia

Pain

31

Oid

Pertaining to

32

Ole

Little

33

Oma

Tumor

34

Opsy

To view

35

Or

One who

36

Orrhagia

Bursting forth of blood

37

Orrhaphy

Suture

38

Orrhea

Flow, discharge

39

Orrhexia

Rupture

80

Osis

Condition

81

Ostomy

Make a new opening

82

Otomy

To cut into

83

Ous

Pertaining to

84

Pathy

Disease

85

Penia

Deficiency

86

Pexy

Fixation

87

Physis

To grow

88

Plasia

Formation, development

89

Plasm

Growth, formation

90

Plasty

Surgical repair

91

Poiesis

Formation

92

Ptosis

Drooping, prolapse

93

Ptysis

Spitting

94

Sclerosis

Hardening

95

Scope

Instrument to visually examine

96

Spasm

Sudden violent involuntary contraction

97

Stalsis

Constriction

98

Stasis

To stop, control

99

Stenosis

Tightening, narrowing

100

Therapy

Treatment

101

Tic

Pertaining to

102

Tome

Instrument to cut

103

Tomy

Process of cutting

104

Tresia

Opening

105

Tripsy

Surgical crushing

106

Trophy

Development

107

Ule

Little

108

Y

Process, condition

109

Clast

Break

110

Porosis

Passage

111

Pertaining to

Ac

112

Pertaining to

Al

113

Pain

Algia

114

Pertaining to

Ar

115

Pertaining to

Ary

116

Embryonic

Blast

117

Hernia

Cele

118

Surgical puncture

Centesis

119

Irrigation, washing

Clysis

120

Berry shaped

Coccus

121

To separate

Crit

122

To run

Drome

123

Stretching, dilation

Ectasis

124

To excise

Ectomy

125

One who

Er

126

To pour

Fusion

127

Condition or producing

Genesis

128

To go

Grade

129

Record

Gram

130

Instrument for recording

Graph

131

Process of recording

Graphy

132

Condition, process

ia

133

Pertaining to

ic

134

One who specializes in

ist

135

Inflammation

itis

136

Process of studying

Logy

137

To break

Lysis

138

Softening

Malacia

139

Enlargement

Megaly

140

To measure

Meter

141

Pain

Odynia

142

Pertaining to

Oid

143

Little

Ole

144

Tumor

Oma

145

To view

Opsy

146

One who

Or

147

Bursting forth of blood

Orrhagia

148

Suture

Orrhaphy

149

Flow, discharge

Orrhea

150

Rupture

Orrhexia

151

Condition

Osis

152

Make a new opening

Ostomy

153

To cut into

Otomy

154

Pertaining to

Ous

155

Disease

Pathy

156

Deficiency

Penia

157

Fixation

Pexy

158

To grow

Physis

159

Formation, development

Plasia

160

Growth, formation

Plasm

161

Surgical repair

Plasty

162

Formation

Poiesis

163

Drooping, prolapse

Ptosis

164

Spitting

Ptysis

165

Hardening

Sclerosis

166

Instrument to visually examine

Scope

167

Sudden violent involuntary contraction

Spasm

168

Constriction

Stalsis

169

To stop, control

Stasis

170

Tightening, narrowing

Stenosis

171

Treatment

Therapy

172

Pertaining to

Tic

173

Instrument to cut

Tome

174

Process of cutting

Tomy

175

Opening

Tresia

176

Surgical crushing

Tripsy

177

Development

Trophy

178

Little

Ule

179

Process, condition

Y

180

Break

Clast

181

Passage

Porosis