deoxycortisol etymology

English word deoxycortisol comes from English cortisol ((steroid hormone) The steroid hormone hydrocortisone.), English deoxy-

Detailed word origin of deoxycortisol

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
cortisol English (eng) (steroid hormone) The steroid hormone hydrocortisone.
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.
deoxycortisol English (eng) (chemistry) 11-deoxycortisol: cortodoxone. (chemistry) 17-deoxycortisol: corticosterone.

Words with the same origin as deoxycortisol

Descendants of deoxy-
ddNTP deoxyanthocyanin deoxybouvardin deoxycholic deoxyelephantopin deoxyglucose deoxyguanine deoxyguanosine deoxyhypusine deoxyhypusine monooxygenase deoxymyoglobin deoxynucleoside deoxynucleotide deoxyribofuranose deoxyspergualin deoxystreptamine deoxythymidine deoxyuridine dideoxy dideoxycytidine dideoxynucleotide dideoxysugar doxorubicin hexadeoxynucleotide