-exia

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἔχειν (ekhein, to have), present active infinitive of ἔχω (ekhō), habit.

Suffix[edit]

-exia

  1. (pathology) forms the names of functional diseases or of conditions such as pyrexia or cachexia

Derived terms[edit]

Category English words suffixed with -exia not found

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