Definition of -osis in English:

-osis

Syllabification: -osis

suffix (plural -oses)

1Denoting a process or condition: metamorphosis
1.1Denoting a pathological state: neurosis thrombosis

Origin

via Latin from Greek -ōsis, verbal noun ending.

Definition of -osis in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day animalcule
Pronunciation: ˌanɪˈmalkjuːl
noun
a microscopic animal