homoarginine etymology

English word homoarginine comes from English homo-, English arginine

Detailed word origin of homoarginine

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
homo- English (eng) (organic chemistry) Used to form the names of compounds derived from simpler ones by addition of a methylene group. Of or pertaining to homosexuals or homosexuality. Same.
arginine English (eng) An amino acid found in animal foods that plays an important role in several physiological processes.
homoarginine English (eng) (amino acid) The amino acid (2S)-2-amino-6-(diaminomethylideneamino)hexanoic acid.

Words with the same origin as homoarginine

Descendants of homo-
homocarnosine homocentrism homodifunctionalized homodisubstituted homodromous homoerotic homomania homomer homonym homopaternal homophase homophobe homophobia homopurine homorhythm homosex homosphere homostructure homosubstituted homotaxis homothermal homovanillic homovanillic acid homovitexin
Descendants of arginine
arginase argininal arginyl arginylation argipressin desargination