Medical Dictionary


noun ru·tin·ose \ˈrüt-ən-ˌōs\

Medical Definition of RUTINOSE

:  a hygroscopic reducing disaccharide sugar C12H22O10 that is obtained from rutin and yields D-glucose and L-rhamnose on hydrolysis


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