[Fr. -us, -ous, fr. L. -osus, adj. suffix]
1. Suffix meaning possessing, full of.
2. Suffix meaning pertaining to.
3. Suffix used in chemistry in meaning the lower of two valencies.
SEE: 1 -ose
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Venes, Donald, editor. "-ous." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Taber's Online, www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/760581/all/_ous.
-ous. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/760581/all/_ous. Accessed January 22, 2020.
-ous. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/760581/all/_ous
-ous [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2020 January 22]. Available from: https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/760581/all/_ous.
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