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Flashcards in UNIT 1 - Levels of Organisation - SUFFIXES Deck (15):
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- blast

embryonic; immature cell, cell forming something

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- genic

pertaining to the formation, produced by or in

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- genesis

pertaining to the formation, produced by or in

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- ic

pertaining to

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- ical

pertaining to

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- ist

specialist

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- log(ist)

specialist who studies

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- logy

study of

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- lysis

breakdown; separation; destruction; loosening

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- pathy

disease

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- scope

instrument for visual examination

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- scop(ist)

specialist who uses instrument for visual examination

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- scopy

technique describing visual examination

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- tox(ic)

pertaining to poisoning

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- trophic

pertaining to nourishment and stimulation

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