phosphatidyl etymology

English word phosphatidyl comes from English oxygen, English phosphatidate

Detailed word origin of phosphatidyl

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
oxygen English (eng) (countable) An atom of this element.. (medicine) A mixture of oxygen and other gases, administered to a patient to help him or her to breathe.. A chemical element (symbol O) with an atomic number of 8 and relative atomic mass of 15.9994.. Molecular oxygen (O2), a colorless, odorless gas at room temperature.
phosphatidate English (eng) (chemistry) A monoglyceride or diglyceride combined with phosphoric acid; combines with another simple organic molecule to form a phospholipid.
phosphatidyl English (eng) (organic chemistry) A radical derived from a phosphatidate.

Words with the same origin as phosphatidyl

Descendants of oxygen
Cwm Silicon Silicon Glen Silicon Valley aminoanthraquinone anoxic carbon chyazic acid disiloxane halon hydrogen hydrogode ketoxime oligosiloxane oxime pentasiloxane phlorone polysilicon quinoid quinone silico- silicoflagellate silicon photonics sodium thucholite trisiloxane
Descendants of phosphatidate
phosphatidylethanolamine phosphatidylglycerol phosphatidylinositol