mammosphere etymology

English word mammosphere comes from English -sphere, English mammo-

Detailed word origin of mammosphere

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-sphere English (eng) (mathematics) Used to form nouns indicating a sphere of x dimensions. Designating some layer of the Earth.
mammo- English (eng) (biology, medicine) relating to the mammary organs (mammary glands, breasts, udders, and dugs).
mammosphere English (eng) (cytology) A clump of mammary gland cells that forms under certain circumstances.

Words with the same origin as mammosphere

Descendants of -sphere
adminisphere atmosphere biosphere blogosphere electrosphere fatosphere fisking graphosphere heliosphere heliospheric hydrosphere ionosphere magnetosphere mechanical lithosphere mesosphere neutrinosphere oncosphere photosphere phyllosphere podosphere sarcosphere tectosphere troposphere vitasphere
Descendants of mammo-
mammogenesis mammogram mammograph mammoplasty mammopoiesis mammose mammosity mammotomy mammotroph