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Suffixes with the common part -phil- (-phile, -philia, -phily, -philic) are used to specify some kind of attraction or affinity to something.wikipedia
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Philia

brotherly lovephileoaffectionate regard
The suffix and prefix are derived from the Ancient Greek word philia, "love, affection".

Nucleophile

nucleophilicnucleophilic attacknucleophilicity
The word nucleophile is derived from nucleus and the Greek word φιλος, philos for love.

Zoophilia

bestialitysex with animalszoophile
The term zoophilia derives from the combination of two nouns in Greek: ζῷον (zṓion, meaning "animal") and φιλία (philia, meaning "(fraternal) love").

Oenophilia

oenophileoenophileswine aficionado
Oenophilia (Greek for the love (philia) of wine (oinos)) is a love of wine.

Paraphilia

sexual perversionparaphiliasparaphilic
The term comes from the Greek παρά (para) "beside" and φιλία (-philia) "friendship, love".

Homophile

Society for Individual Rightshomophilichomophile movement
The term homophile is favoured by some because it emphasizes love ("-phile" from Greek φιλία) rather than sex.

Erotophilia

erotophilic
The word erotophilia is derived from the name of Eros, the Greek god of romantic love, and philia, an ancient Greek word for love.

List of phobias

ornithophobiafear of bats-phobia
They are antonymic to suffixes -phob-.
The suffix is antonymic to -phil-.

Opposite (semantics)

antonymantonymsopposite
They are antonymic to suffixes -phob-.

Ancient Greek

GreekClassical GreekGr.
The suffix and prefix are derived from the Ancient Greek word philia, "love, affection".

Alkaliphile

alkaliphilicAlkaliphilesAlkaliphilia

Anemophily

wind-pollinatedanemophilouswind pollination

Carbon dioxide

CO 2 CO2carbon dioxide (CO 2 )

Protea

King ProteasCommon Sugarbush ProteaHighveld protea

Entomophily

entomophilousinsect-pollinatedentomogamy

Halophile

halophilichalophilesextreme salt concentrations