-ose

-ose
-ose1 [ōs]
[Fr < (gluc)ose: see GLUCOSE] suffix forming nouns
1. a carbohydrate [cellulose, sucrose]
2. the product of a protein hydrolysis [proteose]
-ose2 [ōs]
[L -osus] suffix forming adjectives
full of, having the qualities of, like [filose]

English World dictionary. . 2014.

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