glucuronide


glu·cu·ro·nide

noun \glü-ˈkyr-ə-ˌnīd\

Definition of GLUCURONIDE

:  any of various derivatives of glucuronic acid that are formed especially as combinations with often toxic aromatic hydroxyl compounds and are excreted in the urine

First Known Use of GLUCURONIDE

1934

gluc·uro·nide

noun \glü-ˈkyr-ə-ˌnīd\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of GLUCURONIDE

: any of various derivatives of glucuronic acid that are formed especially as combinations with often toxic aromatic hydroxyl compounds (as phenols) and are excreted in the urine

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