-ose

-ose1
a suffix occurring in adjectives borrowed from Latin, meaning "full of," "abounding in," "given to," "like": frondose; globose; jocose; otiose; verbose.
[ < L -osus. Compare -OUS]
-ose2
a suffix used in chemical terminology to form the names of sugars and other carbohydrates (amylose; fructose; hexose; lactose), and of protein derivatives (proteose).
[extracted from GLUCOSE]

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Universalium. 2010.

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