Meaning of -osis in English:

-osis

Pronunciation /ˈəʊsɪs/

See synonyms for -osis

suffix-oses

  • 1Denoting a process or condition.

    • ‘metamorphosis’
    1. 1.1Denoting a pathological state.
      ‘neurosis’
      • ‘thrombosis’

Origin

Via Latin from Greek -ōsis, verbal noun ending.