Medical Dictionary


noun fu·ra·nose \ˈfyr-ə-ˌnōs, -ˌnōz\

Definition of FURANOSE

:  a sugar having an oxygen-containing ring of five atoms
April 01, 2015
diapause Hear it
a period of physiological dormancy
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