-thermy

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-thermy

suff.
Heat: diathermy.

[New Latin -thermia, from Greek thermē, heat, from thermos, warm, hot; see gwher- in Indo-European roots.]

-thermy

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

-thermy

a combining form meaning “heat,” “heat generation”: diathermy.
[< New Latin -thermia; see -therm, -y3]