Last modified on 2 April 2015, at 06:58

-ole

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Arbitrary variant of -ol, now used to distinguish between specific cases.

SuffixEdit

-ole

  1. (organic chemistry) in the Hantzsch–Widman nomenclature for naming heterocycles, denotes an unsaturated five-membered ring system

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Latin -olus.

SuffixEdit

-ole

  1. added to a noun to form a diminutive, or a depreciative form of that noun

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LatinEdit

SuffixEdit

-ole

  1. vocative masculine singular of -olus