-ose


-ose
Ⅰ.
-ose [1] SUFFIX (forming adjectives) having a specified quality: bellicose.
ORIGIN Latin -osus.
Ⅱ.
-ose [2] SUFFIX Chemistry forming names of sugars and other carbohydrates: cellulose.
ORIGIN from (gluc)ose.

English terms dictionary. 2015.