bisdigitoxoside etymology

English word bisdigitoxoside comes from English bis-, English digitoxoside ((organic chemistry) Any compound of digitoxose.)

Detailed word origin of bisdigitoxoside

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
bis- English (eng) (chemistry, obsolete) A variant of tri- used to indicate that the component that does not take the prefix occurs twice in the compound: a bisoxide is of the form B2O. (mathematics, chemistry) A variant of di-, used for substitutions of two complex rather than simple units.. An occasional variant of bi- prefixed to roots beginning with a vowel, as in bisalternate.
digitoxoside English (eng) (organic chemistry) Any compound of digitoxose.
bisdigitoxoside English (eng) (biochemistry) A derivative of digoxin that contains only two (rather than three) glycoside units.

Words with the same origin as bisdigitoxoside

Descendants of bis-
bisacridine bisacrylamide bisadduct bisallene bisallylic bisammonium bisanthrapyrazole bisarylated bisazene biselectrophilic bisenolate bishydroxamic bisintercalating bisintercalator bisligand bismetallated bisoxazoline bisphenol bisphosphate bisphosphine bisporphyrin bisthiourea bisurea cyclobisintercalator