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-Amnios

Amnion, amniotic fluid

2

-cyesis

Pregnancy

3

-e, -is, -um, -us

Noun suffixes, have no meaning (like -a)

4

-partum

Childbirth, labor

5

-rrhexis

Rupture (interesting how -rrhexis=rupture and -rrhaphy=repairing, suturing...)

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-tocia

Birth, labor