What does -ics mean?

-ics in AZ Dictionary

(s) Science, art, study, or knowledge of, or skill in: photonics.
(s) Actions, activities, or techniques of: athletics.
(s) Qualities or operations of: mechanics.
A suffix found in creating the names of specific sciences, systems, etc., as acoustics, math, dynamics, statistics, politics, athletics.
(n) A termination of Greek source, denoting a science or a form of art.

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    • -logy
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    • -ic
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