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heptose

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noun hep·tose \ˈhep-ˌtōs, -ˌtōz\

Definition of heptose

  1. :  any of various monosaccharides C7H14O7 containing seven carbon atoms in a molecule



1890

First Known Use of heptose

1890


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heptose

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noun hep·tose \ˈhep-ˌtōs, -ˌtōz\

Medical Definition of heptose

  1. :  any of various monosaccharides C7H14O7 containing seven carbon atoms in a molecule




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