glycolipidosis etymology

English word glycolipidosis comes from English -osis, English glycolipid

Detailed word origin of glycolipidosis

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-osis English (eng) (pathology) functional disease or condition such as hepatosis. Formation, increase. Process, action.
glycolipid English (eng) (biochemistry) A similar compound lacking a phosphate group. (biochemistry) An association of a carbohydrate and a phospholipid, such as phosphatidylinositol, found in cell membranes.
glycolipidosis English (eng) (pathology) Any of several disorders involving glycolipid synthesis, storage, or transport.

Words with the same origin as glycolipidosis

Descendants of -osis
acidosis amyloidosis cirrhosis cyanosis dermatophytosis fibrosis halitosis hemochromatosis hypnosis ketoacidosis koilocytosis leptospirosis leukosis lipofuscinosis lycoperdonosis mannosidosis mucolipidosis narcosis neurotic psittacosis psychosis sarcoidosis siderosis toxoplasmosis trichinosis