dextrose

noun dex·trose \ ˈdek-ˌstrōs , -ˌstrōz \

Definition of dextrose

:dextrorotatory glucose

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First Known Use of dextrose

circa 1869


DEXTROSE Defined for English Language Learners

dextrose

noun

Definition of dextrose for English Language Learners

  • : a kind of sugar found in fruits, plants, etc. : a form of glucose


Medical Dictionary

dextrose

noun dex·trose \ ˈdek-ˌstrōs, -ˌstrōz \

medical Definition of dextrose

:dextrorotatory glucose called also grape sugar


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