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Flashcards in Unit 3: Suffix Deck (15):
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-cise

cut

2

-cle

small

3

-ectopia

displacement

4

-lysis

destroy

5

-megaly

enlargement

6

-trophy

nourishment; development

7

-ium

pertaining to

8

-kinesia

movement

9

-plegia

paralysis

10

-spasm

involuntary muscle contration

11

-clasis

to break down

12

-desis

surgical union/fusion

13

-physis

growth

14

-poiesis

making or production of

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-scope

instrument to view or examine