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galactosamine

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noun ga·lac·tos·amine \gə-ˌlak-ˈtō-sə-ˌmēn, -zə-\

Definition of galactosamine

  1. :  an amino derivative C6H13O5N of galactose that occurs in cartilage



1900

First Known Use of galactosamine

1900


Medical Dictionary

galactosamine

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noun ga·lac·tos·amine \gə-ˌlak-ˈtō-sə-ˌmēn, -zə-\

Medical Definition of galactosamine

  1. :  an amino derivative C6H13O5N of galactose that occurs in cartilage




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