ooidal etymology

English word ooidal comes from English -al, English ooid

Detailed word origin of ooidal

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-al English (eng) (organic chemistry) Forms the names of aldehydes. Forming nouns, especially of verbal action.. Of or pertaining to. Adjectival suffix appended to various words, often nouns, to make an adjective form. Often added to words of Latin origin, but used with other words also.
ooid English (eng) Shaped like an egg; ovoid; ovate. (geology) A small calcium carbonate or iron coated grain found on the seafloor.
ooidal English (eng) (geology) Oolitic.. Egg-shaped.

Words with the same origin as ooidal

Descendants of -al
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