-or
Suffix
  1. Creates an agent noun, indicating a person who does something.
    survive + -or → survivor
    Synonyms: -er, -ster
    hypo en
    cot en
  2. (electrical science) Appended to the names of members of classes of components, especially those that have an extensive property name of the same root suffixed with -ance
    Resistors possess resistance and inductors possess inductance.
Related terms
  • -er (alternative spelling)
  • -rix (feminine form)



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