-opsy

1

a combining form occurring in compound words denoting a medical examination or inspection: biopsy; necropsy.

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Origin of -opsy

1
generalized from autopsy

Definition for -opsy (2 of 2)

-opsy

2

variant of -opsia: achromatopsy.
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Medicine definitions for -opsy

-opsy


suff.

Examination:biopsy.
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