-rrhaphy

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Etymology[edit]

Representing the Ancient Greek -ρραφία ‎(-rrhaphía), from ῥάπτω ‎(rháptō, I sew). (Can this(+) etymology be sourced?)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɹəfɪ/, /ɹəfi/

Suffix[edit]

-rrhaphy

  1. (surgery) suture

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