trimannose etymology

English word trimannose comes from English tri-, English mannose

Detailed word origin of trimannose

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
tri- English (eng) (chemistry) Used in combination with a known element name (e.g. 'tri-silicon') to designate an unknown element that would reside three periods lower than the known element on a Mendeleev-type periodic table. See Mendeleev's predicted elements. Three.
mannose English (eng) (organic chemistry) A monosaccharide aldohexose found in manna and other legumes.
trimannose English (eng) (carbohydrate) A trimer of mannose.

Words with the same origin as trimannose

Descendants of tri-
Trifluvian triamide triathlete triathlon tributyrin tricorder tricuspid tridermic triester trifecta trifunctional trihydrofluoride triiodo trilateral trilayer trilevel trilithium trilobite trioxygen triparalogous triphasic triseralous tristate triuranium trong
Descendants of mannose
mannaric mannaric acid mannitol mannosyl mannuronic