aldaric etymology

English word aldaric comes from English -ic, English aldose

Detailed word origin of aldaric

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-ic English (eng) (chemistry) Used to denote certain chemical compounds in which a specified chemical element has a higher oxidation number than in the equivalent compound whose name ends in the suffix -ous. For example sulphuric acid (H₂SO₄) has more oxygen atoms per molecule than sulphurous acid (H₂SO₃).. Used to form adjectives from nouns with the meaning “of or pertaining to”.
aldose English (eng) (organic chemistry, carbohydrate) Any of a class of monosaccharides having an aldehyde or hemiacetal functional group.
aldaric English (eng) Of or pertaining to an aldaric acid or its derivative.

Words with the same origin as aldaric

Descendants of -ic
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Descendants of aldose
alditol aldonic aldonic acid aldoside aldosidic