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-otic Syllabification: -otic

Definition of -otic in English:

suffix

Forming adjectives and nouns corresponding to nouns ending in -osis (such as neurotic corresponding to neurosis).

Origin

From French -otique, via Latin from the Greek adjectival ending -ōtikos.

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