1. Suffix.  (context, in adjectives) having the specified thing.
  2. Suffix.  (context, in adjectives) characterized by the specified thing.
  3. Suffix.  (context, in adjectives) resembling the specified thing.
  4. Suffix.  (context, in nouns) a thing characterised by the specified thing.
  5. Suffix.  (context, in nouns) a rank or office.
  6. Suffix.  (chemistry, in nouns) a derivative of a specified element or compound; especially a salt or ester of an acid whose name ends in -ic.
  7. Suffix.  (context, in verbs) to act in the specified manner.

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