-ose

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See also: ose, OSE, osé, and Öse

English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Latin -osus.

Suffix[edit]

-ose

  1. full of, like
    adipose - like fat
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From glucose.

Suffix[edit]

-ose

  1. (chemistry) Used to form the names of sugars.
Derived terms[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-ose

  1. -ose: suffix used for sugars
  2. -osis: suffix used for diseases



French[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed via Latin from Ancient Greek -ωσις (-ōsis, state, abnormal condition, or action), from -όω (-óō) stem verbs + -σις (-sis).

Suffix[edit]

-ose

  1. (pathology) -osis, a functional disease or condition

Etymology 2[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-ose

  1. (chemistry) -ose, a saccharide (simple sugar)

Derived terms[edit]



Latin[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-ōse

  1. vocative masculine singular of -ōsus

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed via Latin from Ancient Greek -ωσις (-ōsis, state, abnormal condition, or action), from -όω (-óō) stem verbs + -σις (-sis).

Suffix[edit]

-ose f

  1. (chiefly biology and chemistry) forms the names of actions and processes; -osis
  2. (pathology) forms the names of functional diseases or conditions; -osis
  3. (chemistry) forms the names of sugars; -ose