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glucosan


glucosan

noun glu·co·san \ˈglü-kə-ˌsan\

Definition of GLUCOSAN

1
:  any of several intramolecular anhydrides C6H10O5 of glucose
2
:  a hexosan (as dextran or starch) that yields essentially only glucose on hydrolysis
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