decameric etymology

English word decameric comes from English -ic, English decamer (An oligomer having ten subunits.)

Detailed word origin of decameric

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”.
decamer English (eng) An oligomer having ten subunits.
decameric English (eng) Of or pertaining to a decamer.

Words with the same origin as decameric

Descendants of -ic
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