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Etymology of the English word amyloid

the English word amyloid
using the English suffix -oid
derived from the Latin suffix -oides
derived from the Greek word eidos, εἶδος (form, likeness, appearance, resemblance; a view; form )
derived from the Proto-Indo-European root *weid-
derived from the Greek suffix -oeides, -οειδής
derived from the Greek word eidos, εἶδος (form, likeness, appearance, resemblance; a view; form )
derived from the Proto-Indo-European root *weid-
using the English prefix amyl-

Derivations in English

amyloidosis

Usage

Word found in Modern English



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