cellobiose

noun cel·lo·bi·ose \ ˌse-lə-ˈbī-ˌōs , -ˌōz \

Definition of cellobiose

: a faintly sweet disaccharide C12H22O11 obtained by partial hydrolysis of cellulose

Origin and Etymology of cellobiose

International Scientific Vocabulary cellulose + -o- + biose disaccharide, from 1bi- + 2-ose


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cellobiose

noun cel·lo·bi·ose \ ˌsel-ə-ˈbī-ˌōs, -ˌōz \

medical Definition of cellobiose

: a faintly sweet disaccharide C12H22O11 obtained by partial hydrolysis of cellulose called also cellose

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