homodifunctionalized etymology

English word homodifunctionalized comes from English homo-, English difunctionalized

Detailed word origin of homodifunctionalized

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.
difunctionalized English (eng) (organic chemistry) Modified by the addition of two functional groups.
homodifunctionalized English (eng) (organic chemistry) Modified by the addition of two of the same functional groups.

Words with the same origin as homodifunctionalized

Descendants of homo-
homoarginine homocarnosine homocentrism homodisubstituted homodromous homoerotic homomania homomer homonym homopaternal homophase homophobe homophobia homopurine homorhythm homosex homosphere homostructure homosubstituted homotaxis homothermal homovanillic homovanillic acid homovitexin