rhamnose etymology

English word rhamnose comes from English -ose, Translingual Rhamnus

Detailed word origin of rhamnose

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-ose English (eng) (chemistry) Used to form the names of sugars. Full of, like.
Rhamnus Translingual (mul) A taxonomic genus within the family Rhamnaceae – the buckthorns.
rhamnose English (eng) (carbohydrate) A methyl-pentose, 6-deoxy-L-mannose, which occurs in the leaves and flowers of poison ivy and is a constituent of many plant glycosides.

Words with the same origin as rhamnose

Descendants of -ose
agarose arabinoside biose caseose cutose cytosine dambose decose dextrose favose fructose fructoside galactose gentianose granulose hexosamine lacunose octose paucimannose rutinose streptose sucrose tremellose venulose
Descendants of Rhamnus
rhamnolipid rhamnulose