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Able, ible

Able, can do

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Ade

Result of action

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Age

Act of, state of, collection of

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Al

Relating to

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Algia

Pain

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An, ian

Native of, relating to

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Ance, ancy

Action, process, state

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Ant

Performing, agent

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Ary, ery, ory

Relating to, quality, place where

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Ate

Cause, make

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Cian

Having a certain skill or art

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Cule, ling

Very small

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Cy

Action, function

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Dom

Quality, realm, office

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Ee

One who receives the action

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En

Made of, make

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Ence, ency

Action, state of, quality

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Er, or

One who, that which

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Escent

In the process of

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Ese

A native of, the language of

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Esis, osis

Action, process, condition

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Ess

Female

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Et, ette

A small one, group

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Fic

Making, causing

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Ful

Full of

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Fy

Make

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Hood

Order, condition, quality

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Ic

Nature of, like

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Ice

Condition, state, quality

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Id, ide

A thing connected with or belonging to

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ile

Relating to, suited for, capable of

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Ine

Nature of

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Ion, sion, tion

Act of, state of, result of

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Ish

Origin, nature, resembling

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Ism

System, manner, condition, characteristic

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Ist

One who, that which

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Ite

Nature of, quality of, mineral product

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Ity, ty

State of, quality

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Ive

Causing, making

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Ize

Make

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Less

Without

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Ly

Like, manner of

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Ment

Act of, state of, result

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Ness

State of

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Oid

Resembling

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Ology

Study, science, theory

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Ous

Full of, having

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Ship

Office, state, quality, skill

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Some

Like, apt, tending to

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Tude

State of, condition of

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Ure

State of, act, process, rank

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Ward

In the direction of

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Y

Inclined to, tend to