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galactoside

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noun ga·lac·to·side \gə-ˈlak-tə-ˌsīd\

Definition of galactoside

  1. :  a glycoside that yields galactose on hydrolysis



1862

First Known Use of galactoside

1862


Medical Dictionary

galactoside

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noun ga·lac·to·side \gə-ˈlak-tə-ˌsīd\

Medical Definition of galactoside

  1. :  a glycoside that yields galactose on hydrolysis




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