Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Medical
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

glucoside

play
noun glu·co·side \ˈglü-kə-ˌsīd\

Definition of glucoside

  1. :  glycoside; especially :  a glycoside that yields glucose on hydrolysis

glu·co·sid·ic play \ˌglü-kə-ˈsi-dik\ adjective


1855

First Known Use of glucoside

1855


Medical Dictionary

glucoside

play
noun glu·co·side \ˈglü-kə-ˌsīd\

Medical Definition of glucoside

  1. :  glycoside; especially :  a glycoside that yields glucose on hydrolysis

  2. glu·co·sid·ic \ˌglü-kə-ˈsid-ik\play adjective
    glu·co·sid·i·cal·ly \-i-k(ə-)lē\play adverb




Learn More about glucoside


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up glucoside? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

February 13, 2016

a trying or distressing experience

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

image33683556

How much does a batman (the Turkish unit of measurement) weigh?

100 pounds 2.2 pounds 196.5 pounds 16.96 pounds
Name That Thing

10 quick questions: hear them, spell them, and see how your skills compare to the crowd.

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ