glucan

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glu·can

noun \ˈglü-ˌkan, -kən\

Definition of GLUCAN

:  a polysaccharide (as glycogen or cellulose) that is a polymer of glucose

First Known Use of GLUCAN

1941

glu·can

noun \ˈglü-ˌkan, -kən\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of GLUCAN

: a polysaccharide (as glycogen or cellulose) that is a polymer of glucose

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