1. Suffix.  (context, appended to many kinds of words) Typical or similar to.
  2. Suffix.  (context, appended to adjectives) Somewhat.
  3. Suffix.  (context, appended to numbers, especially times and ages) About, approximately.
  4. Suffix.  (context, appended to roots denoting names of nations or regions) Of a nationality, region, or place, or the language associated with a place.

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