cyanose etymology

English word cyanose comes from English cyano-

Detailed word origin of cyanose

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
cyano- English (eng) (chemistry) derived from cyanogen or cyanide. Dark blue-green in colour.
cyanose English (eng) (pathology) Afflicted with cyanosis. (pathology, transitive) To turn blue due to cyanosis.

Words with the same origin as cyanose

Descendants of cyano-
cyanamide cyanate cyanea cyanic cyanogen cyanosis cyanotype trigenic acid