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What is the suffix meaning enlargement?
Likewise, people ask, which suffix means enlargement?
The suffix -megaly means “large” or “enlarged.” It can be coupled with many body parts or organs. Cardiomegaly means enlargement of the heart, splenomegaly enlargement of a spleen.
Secondly, what suffix means measurement? Match the suffix with its correct meaning. The suffix -meter means "measure or measuring instrument."
what suffix means abnormal enlargement?
Which suffix means inflammation?
Medical Definition of itis itis: Suffix meaning inflammation. For example, colitis is literally colon inflammation or figuratively inflammation of the colon. The ending -itis is one of the building blocks derived from Greek (in this case) or Latin used to construct medical terms.