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cellobiose

noun cel·lo·bi·ose \ˌse-lə-ˈbī-ˌōs, -ˌōz\

Definition of CELLOBIOSE

:  a faintly sweet disaccharide C12H22O11 obtained by partial hydrolysis of cellulose
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Origin of CELLOBIOSE

International Scientific Vocabulary cellulose + -o- + biose disaccharide, from 1bi- + 2-ose
First Known Use: 1902
Medical Dictionary

cellobiose

noun cel·lo·bi·ose \ˌsel-ə-ˈbī-ˌōs, -ˌōz\

Medical Definition of CELLOBIOSE

:  a faintly sweet disaccharide C12H22O11 obtained by partial hydrolysis of cellulose—called also cellose

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