decose etymology

English word decose comes from English -ose, English dec- (Form of deca- used before a vowel.)

Detailed word origin of decose

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-ose English (eng) (chemistry) Used to form the names of sugars. Full of, like.
dec- English (eng) Form of deca- used before a vowel.
decose English (eng) (carbohydrate) A sugar or saccharide containing ten carbon atoms.

Words with the same origin as decose

Descendants of -ose
agarose arabinoside biose caseose cutose cytosine dambose dextrose favose fructose fructoside galactose gentianose granulose hexosamine lacunose octose paucimannose rhamnose rutinose streptose sucrose tremellose venulose
Descendants of dec-