-thermy

-thermy

a combining form meaning “heat,” “heat generation,” used in the formation of compound words: diathermy.

Origin:
< Neo-Latin -thermia; see -therm, -y3

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-thermy
 
n combining form
indicating heat: diathermy
 
[from New Latin -thermia, from Greek thermē]
 
-thermic
 
adj combining form
 
-thermal
 
adj combining form

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-thermy suff.
Heat: diathermy.

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