1

-ose

adjective suffix

Definition of -ose

  1. :  full of :  having :  possessing the qualities of cymose

Origin and Etymology of -ose

Latin -osus


2

-ose

noun suffix

Definition of -ose

  1. 1 :  carbohydrate amylose; especially :  sugar pentose

  2. 2 :  primary hydrolysis product proteose

Origin and Etymology of -ose

French, from glucose


Medical Dictionary

-ose

noun suffix \ˌōs\

Medical Definition of -ose

  1. 1:  carbohydrate; especially :  sugar fructose pentose

  2. 2:  primary hydrolysis product proteose


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