-ic

(Greek: a suffix; pertaining to; of the nature of, like; in chemistry, it denotes a higher valence of the element than is expressed by -ous)

alipotropic
Having no effect upon fat metabolism, nor upon the movement of fat to the liver.
allelic
Pertaining to alleles; produced by alternative genes.
allesthetic (adjective), more allesthetic, most allesthetic
A reference to the sensation of a stimulus in one limb which is referred to the contralateral (opposite) limb: Raymond was confused by the allesthetic pain that occurred in his right foot when it was his left shoe that was too tight and pinching his foot.
allocentric (adjective), more allocentric, most allocentric
1. Characterized by or indicating interest that is centered in other people rather than in one's own interests.
2. Having one's thoughts about people or objects outside, or beyond, one's self.
allochemic (adjective), more allochemic, most allochemic
1. Any secondary compound produced by plants as part of their defense mechanism against herbivores; acting either as a toxin or digestibility reducer.
2. A reference to interaction (other than purely nutritional ones) involving chemicals by which organisms of one species affect the growth, health, behavior, or population of those of another species.
allochoric (adjective), more allochoric, most allochoric
1. Describing a species that inhabits two or more closely related communities; such as, forest and grassland, in the same region.
2. Related to something occurring in two or more communities within a given geographical region.
allochronic
1. Not contemporary; existing at different times; used in reference to populations of species living, growing, or reproducing during different seasons of the year.
2. Occurring in different segments of geologic time.
allocryptic (adjective)
A reference to organisms that use a covering of other organisms or inanimate material to conceal themselves.
alloesthesic (adjective), more alloesthesic, most alloesthesic
A reference to a disorder of the localization of tactile stimuli in which the patient feels the sensation at a corresponding point on the opposite side of his or her body from that which the stimulus has been applied.
allogeneic
1. Having a different genetic constitution but belonging to the same species.
2. In immunology, describing material coming from a genetically distinct member of the same species, as serum, tissue, or cells.
allographic
A descriptive reference to something, especially a signature, written by one person on another’s behalf.
allokinetic
1. Moving passively; drifting, as plankton.
2. Pertaining to passive or reflex movement.
allomeristic
A reference to organisms which differ in the number of the parts of any organ from that which is customary in the group to which they belong.
allomorphic
Showing, or characterizing, allomorphism.
allopathic
Of or relating to allopathy.