Main meanings of globulose in English

: globulose1globulose2

globulose1

Pronunciation /ˈɡlɒbjʊləʊz/ /ˈɡlɒbjʊləʊs/

noun

historical Biochemistry
  • Any of a class of proteins (the proteoses) formed by the decomposition of a globulin by the action of pepsin.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Journal of the Chemical Society. From German Globulose from Globulin + -ose.

Main meanings of globulose in English

: globulose1globulose2

globulose2

Pronunciation /ˈɡlɒbjʊləʊs/ /ˈɡlɒbjʊləʊz/

adjective

  • Globulous.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in James Parkinson (1755–1824), surgeon and palaeontologist. From globule + -ose, originally after scientific Latin globulosus.