See also: osis

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek -ωσις (-ōsis, state, abnormal condition, or action), from -όω (-óō) stem verbs + -σις (-sis).[1]

SuffixEdit

-osis (plural -oses)

  1. (pathology) functional disease or condition such as hepatosis
  2. process, action
  3. formation, increase

Usage notesEdit

Corresponding adjectives are formed using -otic.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ “Archived copy”, in (Please provide the title of the work)[1], accessed 29 November 2018, archived from the original on 5 February 2014

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LatinEdit

SuffixEdit

-ōsīs

  1. dative masculine plural of -ōsus
  2. dative feminine plural of -ōsus
  3. dative neuter plural of -ōsus
  4. ablative masculine plural of -ōsus
  5. ablative feminine plural of -ōsus
  6. ablative neuter plural of -ōsus

SpanishEdit

SuffixEdit

-osis

  1. (pathology) -osis

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