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Flashcards in Suffixes Deck (32):
1

-ation

process/condition

2

-cision

process of cutting

3

-crine

secretion

4

-dipsia

thirst

5

-gen

to produce

6

-ine

pertaining to

7

-ism

condition, process

8

-lapse

to fall, process

9

-lysis

breakdown, loosening, separation, destruction

10

-meter

to measure

11

-mission

to send

12

-mortem

death

13

-oma

tumor

14

-ous

pertaining to

15

-partum

birth

16

-pathy

disease condition

17

-phagia

eating

18

-phasia

speech

19

-plasia

formation (condition)

20

-plasm

formation (tissue)

21

-plegia

paralysis

22

-pnea

breathing

23

-rrhea

flow, discharge

24

-scopy

process of visual examination

25

-section

to cut

26

-stasis

to stand, place, stop, control

27

-tension

pressure

28

-thesis

to put, place (state of putting or placing)

29

-tic

pertaining to

30

-trophy

nourishment; development

31

-um

structure

32

-y

process/condition