xenochemistry etymology

English word xenochemistry comes from English chemistry, English xeno-

Detailed word origin of xenochemistry

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
chemistry English (eng) (countable) An application of chemical theory and method to a particular substance.. (informal) The mutual attraction between two people; rapport.. (uncountable) The branch of natural science that deals with the composition and constitution of substances and the changes that they undergo as a consequence of alterations in the constitution of their molecules.
xeno- English (eng) From a foreign place, as in xenolith. Having to do with foreigners, as in xenophilia, or more commonly, xenophobia.. Relating to strangers or strangeness, as in xenodochy or xenomenia.
xenochemistry English (eng) (rare, scifi) The study of extraterrestrial chemistry.

Words with the same origin as xenochemistry

Descendants of chemistry
Descendants of xeno-
psammoxenic xenoandrogenic xenoanthropology xenoclast xenocrystal xenocytology xenodiagnostic xenoencyclopedia xenoestrogenic xenoestrogenicity xenofiction xenofree xenogeography xenogeology xenography xenohormone xenolinguistic xenomorphous xenophagy xenopsychiatry xenosiderophore xenotransplant xenotransplantable xenotropic