cyclopentapeptide etymology

English word cyclopentapeptide comes from English pentapeptide, English cyclo-

Detailed word origin of cyclopentapeptide

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
pentapeptide English (eng) (biochemistry) An oligopeptide formed from five amino acids.
cyclo- English (eng) (chemistry) a cyclic compound. (meteorology) cyclone. Circle. Cycle.
cyclopentapeptide English (eng) (organic chemistry) Any cyclopeptide composed of five amino acid groups.

Words with the same origin as cyclopentapeptide

Descendants of pentapeptide
Descendants of cyclo-
bombogenesis cycloalkene cycloallyl cyclocondensation cyclodehydrogenation cyclogenesis cyclohexaphane cyclohexylallene cyclohexylbenzene cycloid cyclolysis cyclomaltodextrin cyclomaltohexaose cyclomancy cyclometallation cyclonaphthylene cyclopolymerization cyclopyrrolone cyclostratigraphy cyclotorsion cyclotron hexamethylcyclotrisiloxane methylenecyclopropane tetracyclo