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See also: ose, OSE, osé, and Öse

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-ose

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



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Etymology 1Edit

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

SuffixEdit

-ose

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

Etymology 2Edit

SuffixEdit

-ose

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

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EtymologyEdit

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

SuffixEdit

-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