oligosaccharidic etymology

English word oligosaccharidic comes from English -ic, English oligosaccharide

Detailed word origin of oligosaccharidic

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-ic English (eng) (chemistry) Used to denote certain chemical compounds in which a specified chemical element has a higher oxidation number than in the equivalent compound whose name ends in the suffix -ous. For example sulphuric acid (H₂SO₄) has more oxygen atoms per molecule than sulphurous acid (H₂SO₃).. Used to form adjectives from nouns with the meaning “of or pertaining to”.
oligosaccharide English (eng) (carbohydrate) a polysaccharide of low molecular weight, being a polymer of between three and seven monosaccharide units.
oligosaccharidic English (eng) Relating to oligosaccharides.

Words with the same origin as oligosaccharidic

Descendants of -ic
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Descendants of oligosaccharide