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-thermy

1.
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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British Dictionary definitions for thermy

-thermy

combining form
1.
indicating heat diathermy
Derived Forms
-thermic, -thermal, combining_form:in_adjective
Word Origin
from New Latin -thermia, from Greek thermē
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thermy in Medicine

-thermy suff.
Heat: diathermy.

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