-ose etymology

English word -ose comes from Latin -osus

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Detailed word origin of -ose

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-osus Latin (lat) -ose, -ous; full of, prone to. Used to form adjectives from nouns.
-ose English (eng) Full of, like.

Words with the same origin as -ose

Descendants of -osus
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