There are 2 definitions of -ose in English:

-ose1

Syllabification: -ose

suffix

(Forming adjectives) having a specified quality: bellicose comatose verbose

Origin

from Latin -osus.

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Word of the day setose
Pronunciation: ˈsēˌtōs
adjective
bearing bristles or setae; bristly

There are 2 definitions of -ose in English:

-ose2

Syllabification: -ose

suffix

Chemistry
Forming names of sugars and other carbohydrates: cellulose glucose

Origin

on the pattern of (gluc)ose.

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Word of the day setose
Pronunciation: ˈsēˌtōs
adjective
bearing bristles or setae; bristly