acanthaglycoside etymology

English word acanthaglycoside comes from English glycoside

Detailed word origin of acanthaglycoside

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
glycoside English (eng) (organic chemistry, biochemistry) A molecule in which a sugar group (the glycone) is bound to a non-sugar group (the corresponding aglycone) by a nitrogen or oxygen atom. Glycosides yield a sugar after undergoing hydrolysis.
acanthaglycoside English (eng) A particular steroid glycoside.

Words with the same origin as acanthaglycoside

Descendants of glycoside