Origin of glycosideFrench from glycose (altered after Classical Greek glykys), for glucose, glucose + -ide, -ide
Origin of glycosideglycose a monosaccharide (variant of glucose ) -ide
From glyco- (“a sugar”), + -ide (similar to glucoside), 1925–1930.
glycoside - Medical Definition
- gly′co·sid′ic (-sĭd′ĭk)