11 terms

Suffixes that Mean "Pertaining to," "like," or "resembling"

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-ac
Cardiac pertaining to the heart
-al
vocal pertaining to the voice
-ar
nuclear pertaining to the nucleous
-ary
salivary pertaining to saliva
-form
muciform like or resembling mucus
-ic
anatomic pertaining to anatomy
-ical
electrical pertaining to electricity
-ile
virile pertaining to the male, masculine
-oid
lymphoid pertaining to the lymphatic system
-ory
circulatory pertaining to circulation
-ous
cutaneous pertaining to the skin