tetrasulfonated etymology

English word tetrasulfonated comes from English tetra- (Four.), English sulfonated

Detailed word origin of tetrasulfonated

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
tetra- English (eng) Four.
sulfonated English (eng) Treated or reacted with a sulfonic acid. Modified by the addition of a sulfonate group.
tetrasulfonated English (eng) Modified by the addition of four sulfonate groups.

Words with the same origin as tetrasulfonated

Descendants of tetra-
carbon tetrachloride silver tribromide tellurium tetraiodide tetrabarbital tetrabasic tetraborate tetrachloride tetrachromacy tetrachromatic tetradelphous tetradelphy tetraene tetrafluoride tetranitro tetranucleosome tetraparalogous tetrapartite tetraphobia tetraquark tetrasialic tetrasilicide tetrasodium tetrastarch uranium tetraiodide