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-ia

 
word element, state; condition.

-ia

(ē'ă),
A suffix used to form terms for states or conditions, often abnormal. Compare: -ism.
[G. -ia, an ancient noun-forming suffix]

-ia

word element, state; condition.

-ia

suffix meaning a "specified condition of a disease or process": athrombia, phrenoblabia, pontobulbia.

-ia

Combining form meaning condition, used in formation of names of many diseases.
Compare: -ism
[G. -ia, an ancient noun-forming suffix]

-ia

Suffix denoting a disease or pathological condition.

-ia

word element, state; condition.