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Flashcards in Suffixes Chapter 8 Deck (15):
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-us

p. to

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-form

shape

3

-megaly

enlargement, large

4

-stalsis

contraction

5

-lysis

destruction, to separate

6

-ive

nature of, quality of

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-genesis

formation, production

8

-emesis

vomiting

9

-phagia

to eat, swallow

10

-rrhea

flow

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-pepsia

to digest

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-stomy

new opening

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-ectomy

surgical excision

14

-orexia

appetite

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-ase

enzyme