-loquy

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Etymology[edit]

From the Latin -loquium, from loquor (I speak).

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Suffix[edit]

-loquy

  1. (forming nouns, Latinate) speaking, speech

Usage notes[edit]

  • Terms formed with this suffix are invariably stressed on the antepenult.

Synonyms[edit]

  • -logy (Grecian equivalent)

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