arabinose etymology

English word arabinose comes from English -ose, English arabin

Detailed word origin of arabinose

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-ose English (eng) (chemistry) Used to form the names of sugars. Full of, like.
arabin English (eng) (dated) Mucilage, especially that made of gum arabic.. (organic compound, dated) A carbohydrate, isomeric with cane sugar, found in gum arabic.
arabinose English (eng) (carbohydrate) An aldopentose that occurs most often in polysaccharides such as hemicellulose and pectin.

Words with the same origin as arabinose

Descendants of -ose
agarose arabinoside biose caseose cutose cytosine dambose decose dextrose favose fructose fructoside galactose gentianose granulose hexosamine lacunose octose paucimannose rhamnose rutinose streptose sucrose tremellose venulose