degradome etymology

English word degradome comes from English -ome, English degrade

Detailed word origin of degradome

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-ome English (eng) (biology) The complete whole of a class of substances for a species or an individual. A mass of something.
degrade English (eng) (intransitive) To reduce in quality or purity.. (transitive) To lower in value or social position.. (transitive, geology) To reduce in altitude or magnitude, as hills and mountains; to wear down.
degradome English (eng) (biochemistry) All the compounds produced in the degradation of a material (especially of a protease).

Words with the same origin as degradome

Descendants of -ome
adiposome allergome bibliome chaetome exposeome exposome foldome fusome immunopeptidome interactome ionome kinome metallome methylome monome morphome omic paleome phospholipidomics plastidome plexinome processome pseudome succinylome textome
Descendants of degrade
biodegradability biodegradable degradable degron photodegradable photodegradation