Gulo

1 of 2

noun

Gu·​lo
ˈgyü(ˌ)lō
: a genus of the family Mustelidae containing the wolverine (Gulo gulo) as the only species

gulo-

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combining form

usually italic
: having the stereochemical arrangement of atoms or groups found in gulose
gulo-saccharic acid

Word History

Etymology

Noun

New Latin, from Latin, glutton, epicure, from gula gullet, throat

Combining form

gulose

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“Gulo.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Gulo. Accessed 14 Apr. 2024.

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