al·​do·​fu·​ran·​o·​side | \ ¦al-(ˌ)dō-fyü-ˈra-nə-ˌsīd \
plural -s

Definition of aldofuranoside

: a glycoside containing a 5-member ring and hydrolyzable to an aldose

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First Known Use of aldofuranoside

circa 1939, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for aldofuranoside

ald- + furan + -oside

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The first known use of aldofuranoside was circa 1939

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“Aldofuranoside.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Sep. 2021.

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