-rrhagia

-rrhagia
a combining form with the meanings "rupture," "profuse discharge," "abnormal flow," used in the formation of compound words: bronchorrhagia.
Also, -rhagia, -rhage, -rrhage, -rhagy, -rrhagy.
[ < Gk -rrhagia, comb. form akin to rhegnýnai to break, burst, shatter]

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  • -rrhagia — [rā′jērā′jē ə, rā′jə] [ModL < Gr < rhēgnynai, to burst < IE base * wrēg , to break > Lith režti, to cut, tear] combining form abnormal discharge, excessive flow [menorrhagia]: also rrhage [rij] or rrhagy [rā′jē] …   English World dictionary

  • -rrhagia — or rhagia, aff. a combining form with the meanings “rupture,”“profuse discharge,”“abnormal flow”: menorrhagia[/ex] • Etymology: < Gk rrhagia, comb. form akin to rhēgnýnai to break, burst, shatter …   From formal English to slang

  • -rrhagia — ˈrāj(ē)ə noun combining form ( s) Etymology: New Latin, from Greek, from rhēgnynai to break, burst, rend more at rhagades : abnormal or excessive discharge or flow enterorrhagia …   Useful english dictionary

  • -rrhagia — noun combining form Etymology: New Latin, from Greek, from rhēgnynai to break, burst; probably akin to Lithuanian rėžti to cut abnormal or excessive discharge or flow < metrorrhagia > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • -rrhagia — Excessive or unusual discharge; hemorrhage. [G. rhegnymi, to burst forth] * * * suffix denoting excessive or abnormal flow or discharge from an organ or part. Examples: haemorrhage (excessive bleeding); menorrhagia (excessive menstrual flow). * * …   Medical dictionary

  • -rrhagia — r·rha·gia …   English syllables

  • -rrhagia — rrhage combining form denoting excessive or abnormal flow or discharge from an organ or part. haemorrhage excessive bleeding menorrhagia excessive menstrual flow …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • -rrhagia — variant of rhagia. Also, rrhage, rrhagy …   Australian-English dictionary

  • -Ррагия (-Rrhagia, -Rrhage) — суффикс, обозначающий сильное или аномальное выделение жидкости из какого либо органа или его части. Например: геморрагия (haemorrhage) сильное кровотечение; меноррагия (menorrhagia) сильное менструальное кровотечение. Источник: Медицинский… …   Медицинские термины

  • -rrhage — rrhagia …   The new mediacal dictionary

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