furanose


fu·ra·nose

noun \ˈfyr-ə-ˌnōs, -ˌnōz\

Definition of FURANOSE

:  a sugar having an oxygen-containing ring of five atoms

First Known Use of FURANOSE

1927

fu·ra·nose

noun \ˈfyr-ə-ˌnōs, -ˌnōz\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of FURANOSE

: a sugar having an oxygen-containing ring of five atoms

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