polyhydroxy


poly·hy·droxy

adjective \-hī-ˈdräk-sē\

Definition of POLYHYDROXY

:  containing more than one hydroxyl group in the molecule

First Known Use of POLYHYDROXY

circa 1929

poly·hy·droxy

adjective \-hī-ˈdräk-sē\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of POLYHYDROXY

: containing more than one hydroxyl group in the molecule

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