keratosulfate etymology

English word keratosulfate comes from English kerato- (Cornea. Horn.), English sulfate

Detailed word origin of keratosulfate

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
kerato- English (eng) Cornea. Horn.
sulfate English (eng) (inorganic chemistry) Any salt of sulfuric acid.. (organic chemistry) Any ester of sulfuric acid. (American spelling, transitive, chemistry) To treat something with sulfuric acid, a sulfate, or with sulfur dioxide.. (of a lead-acid battery) To accumulate a deposit of lead sulfate.
keratosulfate English (eng) Keratan sulfate.

Words with the same origin as keratosulfate

Descendants of kerato-
atopic keratoconjunctivitis herpetic keratoconjunctivitis keratoangioma keratoatrophoderma keratoconjunctivitis keratocyst keratocyte keratoelastoidosis keratogenetic keratogenic keratogenous keratogram keratohyalin keratoid keratometer keratophyte keratoplasty keratoprosthetic keratorefractive keratorrhexis keratoscopic keratoscopy keratotome phlyctenular keratoconjunctivitis
Descendants of sulfate
glycosulfatase sulfatase