transresveratrol etymology

English word transresveratrol comes from English trans-, English resveratrol

Detailed word origin of transresveratrol

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
trans- English (eng) (chemistry) A compound in which two atoms or groups are situated on opposite sides of some plane of symmetry passing through the compound. (Also used without the hyphen as an adjective; see trans.). Across, through, over, beyond, to or on the other side of, outside of.. Transgender or transsexual, or pertaining to those who are transgender or transsexual.
resveratrol English (eng) (organic compound, biochemistry) A phenolic substance, 3,5,4'-trihydroxystilbene, a stilbenoid and phytoalexin, that is found in some fruits and nuts, and in red wine, and is reputed to have some beneficial properties for humans.
transresveratrol English (eng) The trans isomer of resveratrol.

Words with the same origin as transresveratrol

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