mycopeptone etymology

English word mycopeptone comes from English myco- ((biology) fungus.), English peptone

Detailed word origin of mycopeptone

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
myco- English (eng) (biology) fungus.
peptone English (eng) (biochemistry) Any water-soluble mixture of polypeptides and amino acids formed by the partial hydrolysis of protein.
mycopeptone English (eng) Any of a family of peptones derived from fungi.

Words with the same origin as mycopeptone

Descendants of myco-
bioxalomycin dermatomycosis mycobactericidal mycobacteriology mycobiome mycocecidium mycocide mycoculture mycodiesel mycoflora mycoherbicide mycoheterotrophy mycoinsecticide mycology mycopesticide mycophage mycosic mycosphere mycosymbiont mycothiol mycotoxicological mycotoxicologist mycovirology pseudomycosis
Descendants of peptone
peptonization peptonize peptonoid peptonuria