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Flashcards in Suffixes Deck (39):
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Ac, ia, if, iCal, is ,um

Pertaining to

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Able

Capable of

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Al

Like, similar, pertain into

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Algia

Pain

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Ase

Enzyme

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Cente

Puncture

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Cide

Causing death

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Crine

Secrete

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Desis

Surgical fixation

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Ectomy

Surgical removal

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Emia

Blood

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Esthesis

Sensation, feeling

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Genesis

Source, origin

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Gram, graph

Pictures

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Ia

A disease, unhealthy state or condition

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Iasis

Abnormal condition, state

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Ism

State of

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Itis

Inflammation

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Lysis

Destruction

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Malacia

Softening

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Metals

Enlarged

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Oil

Like, similar

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Ologist

Person who studies

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Ology

Study of

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Oma

Tumor

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Orrhagia

Hemo rage

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Osis

Condition of

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Ostomy

Surgical openings

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Otomy

Incision

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Pathy

Disease

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Phobia

Fear

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Plasty

Surgical repair

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Plegia

Paralysis

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Sacoma

Tumor, cancer

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Sclerosis

Hardening

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Scope

Picture inspection

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Spasm

Contraction

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Stasis

Stoppage

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Trophy

Development