gentianose etymology

English word gentianose comes from English -ose, English gentian

Detailed word origin of gentianose

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-ose English (eng) (chemistry) Used to form the names of sugars. Full of, like.
gentian English (eng) Any of various herbs of the family Gentianaceae found in temperate and mountainous regions with violet or blue flowers.. The dried roots and rhizome of a European gentian, Gentiana lutea, used as a tonic.
gentianose English (eng) (organic compound) A crystallizable, sugar-like substance, with a slightly sweetish taste, obtained from the gentian.

Words with the same origin as gentianose

Descendants of -ose
agarose arabinoside biose caseose cutose cytosine dambose decose dextrose favose fructose fructoside galactose granulose hexosamine lacunose octose paucimannose rhamnose rutinose streptose sucrose tremellose venulose