mammose etymology

English word mammose comes from English -ose, English mammo-

Detailed word origin of mammose

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-ose English (eng) (chemistry) Used to form the names of sugars. Full of, like.
mammo- English (eng) (biology, medicine) relating to the mammary organs (mammary glands, breasts, udders, and dugs).
mammose English (eng) (botany) Breast-shaped.. Having large breasts.

Words with the same origin as mammose

Descendants of -ose
agarose arabinoside biose caseose cutose cytosine dambose decose dextrose favose fructose fructoside galactose gentianose granulose hexosamine lacunose octose paucimannose rhamnose rutinose streptose sucrose tremellose venulose
Descendants of mammo-
mammogenesis mammogram mammograph mammoplasty mammopoiesis mammosity mammotomy mammotroph