agavose

noun aga·vose \ə-ˈgä-ˌvōs also -ˈgā-\

Definition of agavose

plural

-s

  1. :  a sugar C12H22O11 obtained from the stalks of the century plant

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Origin and Etymology of agavose

International Scientific Vocabulary agav- (from New Latin Agave) + -ose


First Known Use: 1892


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