-eum: meaning? example?
Does this suffix mean "pertaining to" or "related to";
suffix indicating condition or process; indicating form, size, and formation; describing diagnostic procedures; describing therapeutic procedures; commonly used general suffixes?
Meaning: tissue or structure
Example: Periosteum (thick, fibrous, vascular membrane covering the bones, except at their extremities consisting of an outer layer of collagenous tissue...)
commonly used general suffixes