-pathy

-pathy [pə thē]
[ModL < -pathia < Gr -patheia < pathos: see PATHOS] combining form
1. feeling, suffering [telepathy]
2.
a) disease [neuropathy]
b) treatment of disease [osteopathy, homeopathy]

English World dictionary. . 2014.

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