calciotropic etymology

English word calciotropic comes from English calcio- ((chemistry) Of, relating to or containing calcium.), English -tropic

Detailed word origin of calciotropic

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
calcio- English (eng) (chemistry) Of, relating to or containing calcium.
-tropic English (eng) (science) affecting or attracted to the thing specified. (science) turning or changing.
calciotropic English (eng) (biochemistry) Describing any material (especially a hormone) that is involved in the regulation of calcium in the blood and in bone.

Words with the same origin as calciotropic

Descendants of calcio-
calcioandyrobertsite calcioaravaipaite calciobetafite calcioburbankite calciocopiapite calcioferrite calciohilairite calciosome calciotantite calciouranoite calciovolborthite
Descendants of -tropic
adrenotropic aeolotropic chronotropic ecotropic endosomotropic enterotropic gravitropic hepatotropic idiotropic immunotropic lactotropic lipotropic lyotropic mucosotropic musculotropically oculotropic orthotropic osteotropic plagiotropic renotropic reticulotropic thixotropic thyrotropic xenotropic æolotropic