cyclitol

noun cy·cli·tol \ ˈsī-klə-ˌtȯl , ˈsi- , -ˌtōl \

Definition of cyclitol

: an alicyclic polyhydroxy compound (such as inositol)

Origin and Etymology of cyclitol

cycl- + -itol (as in inositol)


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cyclitol

noun cy·cli·tol \ ˈsī-klə-ˌtȯl, ˈsik-lə-ˌtōl \

medical Definition of cyclitol

: an alicyclic polyhydroxy compound (as inositol)

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