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suff.
1.
a. Performing, promoting, or causing a specified action: absorbent.
b. Being in a specified state or condition: bivalent.
2. One that performs, promotes, or causes a specified action: referent.

[Middle English, from Old French, from Latin -ns, -ent-, present participle suff.]
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