dehydroamino etymology

English word dehydroamino comes from English dehydro-, English amino

Detailed word origin of dehydroamino

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
dehydro- English (eng) (organic chemistry) Used to form the names of compounds that have lost one or more hydrogen atoms, especially those that have lost even numbers of hydrogen atoms to form double bonds.
amino English (eng) (chemistry) Relating to an amine. (chemistry) The amine functional group.
dehydroamino English (eng) Of or pertaining to dehydroamino acids or their derivatives.

Words with the same origin as dehydroamino

Descendants of dehydro-
dehydrin dehydroabietic dehydroalanine dehydroascorbic dehydrobenzene dehydrocafestol dehydrochlorinase dehydrocholesterol dehydrocorydalmine dehydrokahweol dehydrosugar
Descendants of amino
aminate deaminase picramic sulfamic