-ose

-ose1
suffix (forming adjectives) having a specified quality: bellicose.
Derivatives
-osely suffix.
-oseness suffix.
Origin
from L. -osus.
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-ose2
suffix Chemistry forming names of sugars and other carbohydrates: cellulose.
Origin
on the pattern of (gluc)ose.

English new terms dictionary. 2014.

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