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Ac

Pertaining to

1

Acusis

Hearing

2

Ad

In the direction of towards

3

Aemia

Blood condition

4

Al

Pertaining to

5

Algia

Pain

6

Ary

Pertaining to

7

Ase

Enzyme

8

Asthenia

Weakness

9

Ation

Process

10

Cele

Hernia; pouching

11

Centesis

Surgical puncture for aspiration

12

Cidal; cide

Destroying; killing

13

Crine

To secrete

14

Cyte

Cell

15

Desis

Binding

16

Dynia

Pain

17

Eal

Pertaining to

18

Ectasis

Dilation; expansion

19

Ectomy

Removal

20

Emesis

Vomiting condition

21

Emia

Blood condition

22

Esophageal; esophago

Gullet

23

Gen

Born in; from

24

Genic

Pertaining to producing

25

Gnosis

Knowledge

26

Gram; graph

Record

27

Graphy

Process of recording

28

Iasis

Condition

29

Iatry

A field in medicine

30

Ic

Pertaining to

31

Icle

Small

32

Ics

Organized knowledge; treatment

33

Iform

Having to form of

34

Ism

Condition; disease

35

Ismus

Contraction; spasm

36

Ist

One who specializes in

37

Ite

The nature of; resembling

38

Itis

Inflammation

39

Ium

Structure; tissue

40

Lepsis; lepsy

Attack; seizure

41

Logist

A person who studies a certain feild

42

Logy

The study of a certain field

43

Lysis

Destruction

44

Malacia

Softening

45

Megaly

Enlargement

46

Meter

Measurement

47

Metry

Process of measuring

48

Oid

Resemblance

49

Ology

Study of

50

Oma; omata

Collection; mass; tumor

51

Osis

Condition; disease; increase

52

Ous

Pertaining to

53

Paresis

Slight paralysis

54

Pathy

Disease

55

Penia

Deficiency

56

Pepsia

Relating to digestion

57

Pexy

Fixation

58

Phage; phagia

Relating to eating

59

Phago

Devouring; eating

60

Phagy

Feeding on

61

Phil(ia)

Attraction for

62

Plasia

Formation

63

Plasty

Surgical repair

64

Plegia

Paralysis

65

Plexy

Stroke or seizure

66

Poiesis

Production

67

Ptosis

Drooping

68

Ptysis

Spitting

69

Rrhage

Burst flow

70

Rrhagia

Rapid flow of blood

71

Rrhaphy

Surgical suturing

72

Rrhea; rrhoea

Discharge; flowing

73

Rrhexis

Rupture

74

Sclerosis

Hardening of the skin

75

Scope

Instrument for viewing

76

Scope

Use of instrument for viewing

77

Sis

Condition of

78

Stasis

Stop; stand

79

Staxis

Tricking

80

Stomy

Creation of an opening

81

Tension; tensive

Pressure

82

Tic

Pertaining to

83

Tome

Cutting instrument

84

Tomy

Cutting

85

Tony

Tension

86

Tripsy

Crushing

87

Trophy

Nourishment

88

Ula; ule

Condition or process of