thioanisole etymology

English word thioanisole comes from English anisole, English thio-

Detailed word origin of thioanisole

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
anisole English (eng) (organic compound) The aromatic ether methoxybenzene; it is used in perfumery and in organic synthesis; and derivative of this compound.
thio- English (eng) (chemistry) containing sulfur / sulphur, especially a compound in which oxygen has been replaced by this element.
thioanisole English (eng) (organic compound) The aromatic thioether methyl phenyl sulfide; it is used in organic synthesis; and derivative of this compound.

Words with the same origin as thioanisole

Descendants of thio-
aurothiomalate bisthiourea dialkylthiourea thioacetic acid thioalkaloid thioaminal thiobarbiturate thiobenzanilide thiocarboxylic thiocyanuric thiodiglycol thioethyl thioformaldehyde thioguanosine thiohemiketal thiometalate thiophilic thiopurine thiopyridone thiopyrimidine thioquinone thiosulfate thiotrophic thiouridine