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dextrose

noun dex·trose \ˈdek-ˌstrōs, -ˌstrōz\

: a kind of sugar found in fruits, plants, etc. : a form of glucose

Full Definition of DEXTROSE

:  dextrorotatory glucose
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First Known Use of DEXTROSE

circa 1869
Medical Dictionary

dextrose

noun dex·trose \ˈdek-ˌstrōs, -ˌstrōz\

Medical Definition of DEXTROSE

:  dextrorotatory glucose—called also grape sugar

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