erythrofuranose etymology

English word erythrofuranose comes from English furanose, English erythro-

Detailed word origin of erythrofuranose

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
furanose English (eng) (chemistry) any cyclic hemiacetal form of a monosaccharide having a five-membered ring (the tetrahydrofuran skeleton).
erythro- English (eng) Used to form scientific terms meaning red, or showing a relationship to red blood cells.
erythrofuranose English (eng) (carbohydrate) The furanose form of erythrose.

Words with the same origin as erythrofuranose

Descendants of furanose
Descendants of erythro-
azaerythromycin erythrapheresis erythrismal erythroagglutinin erythroblast erythroblastopenia erythroblastosis erythrodegenerative erythrogenic erythrogranulose erythroid erythroid aplasia erythroleukemia erythrolytic erythromycin erythromyeloid erythrophagocytosis erythropheresis erythrophobia erythrophyll erythropsia erythruria oxoerythromycin proerythroblast