deoxycholic etymology

English word deoxycholic comes from English cholic, English deoxy-

Detailed word origin of deoxycholic

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
cholic English (eng) (organic chemistry) Of or pertaining to cholic acid or its derivatives. Of or pertaining to bile.
deoxy- English (eng) (chemistry) Forming the names of compounds that are formally derived from others by the replacement of a hydroxy group by a hydrogen atom.
deoxycholic English (eng) (biochemistry) Of or pertaining to deoxycholic acid or its derivatives.

Words with the same origin as deoxycholic

Descendants of cholic
chenodeoxycholate cholate
Descendants of deoxy-
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