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Glossary of Emmanuel Torres Med Vocab Lesson 9

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-able
Adjective forming suffix

capable of (being), able to
-action
Noun forming Suffix

the act of (being), the result of (being), something that is
-ce
Noun forming Suffix

the act of (being), the state of (being)
-cy
Noun forming suffix

the act of (being), the state of (being)
-ible
Adjective forming suffix

capable of (being)
-id
Adjective forming suffix

in a state or condition of
-ile
Adjective forming suffix

capable of (being), like
-ion
Noun forming suffix

the act of
-ive
Adjective forming suffix

pertaining to
-ment
Noun forming suffix

agent or instrument
-or
Noun forming suffix

agent or instrument
-orium
Noun forming suffix

place for something
-ory
Noun forming suffix

place for something
-ure, -ura
Noun forming suffix

result of an action
-sc-
Inceptvie Verb

Beginning of an action
-e
Forms verbs from latin infinitives
anter-
Combining form

front, in front
brachi-
Combining form

(upper) arm
-cid-, -cis-
Combining form

cut, kill
-cip-, -cept-
Combining form

take
cresc-, -cret-
Combining form

(begin to) grow
digit-
Combining form

finger, toe
duc-, duct-
Combining form

lead, bring, conduct
fac-, -fic-, -fect
Combining form

make
faci-, -fici-, facies
Combining form

face, appearance, surface
febr-, febris
Combining form

fever
fer-, lat-
Combining form

carry, bear
flect-, flex-
Combining form

bend
fung-
Combining form

[mushroom] fungus
fus-
Combining form

pour
genit-
Combining form

bring forth, give birth

organs of the reproductive system
ger-, gest-
Combining form

carry bear
immun(i)-
[exempt] safe, protected
inferior-
Combining form

below
lab-, laps-
Combining form

slide, slip
later-
Combining form

side
or-, os
Combining form

mouth, opening
oss-
Combining form

bone
pedicul-
Combining form

louse
poster-, -posterior
Combining form

behind, in back
sect-
Combining form

cut
somn-
Combining form

sleep
stabil-, stabl-
Combining form

stable, fixed
superior-
Combining form

above
tum(e)-
Combining form

be swollen
fy-
Combining form

make great, make holy

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