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- A suffix used on verbs to form usually feminine words for objects or tools used to do something.
- A suffix used on verbs (usually via the Latin supine form) to form masculine or feminine words for places where something is done.
- A suffix used to form adjectives matched to nouns ending in -ation (or its variants) and derived from a Latin verb.
- indicates a tool or a device