-lexis

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-lexis

, -lexy (leks'is),
Suffixes that properly relate to speech, although often confused with -legia (L. lego, to read) and thus erroneously employed to relate to reading.
[G. lexis, word, speech, from legō, to say]

-lexis

, -lexy
Combining forms that properly relate only to speech, although often confused with -legia (Latin -lego, to read) and thus erroneously employed to relate to reading.
[G. lexis, word, speech, from legō, to say]