Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • suffix Act; process; condition: erasure.
  • suffix Function; office: judicature.
  • suffix Body performing a function: legislature.

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  • suffix A process; a condition; a result of an action
  • suffix An official entity or function.

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

Middle English, from Old French, from Latin -ūra.

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From Old French, from Latin -tūra.

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