-path

combining form
1》 denoting a practitioner of curative treatment: homeopath.
2》 denoting a person who suffers from a disease: psychopath.
Origin
back-form. from -pathy, or from Gk -pathēs '-sufferer'.

English new terms dictionary. 2014.

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