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EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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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Etymology 2Edit

From Latin -olus, from -lus.

SuffixEdit

-ole

  1. A diminutive suffix referring to small parts of organisms or their cells.
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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

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