carcinomic etymology

English word carcinomic comes from English -ic, English carcinoma

Detailed word origin of carcinomic

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”.
carcinoma English (eng) (oncology) An invasive malignant tumor derived from epithelial tissue that tends to metastasize to other areas of the body.
carcinomic English (eng) Relating to carcinoma.

Words with the same origin as carcinomic

Descendants of -ic
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