noun gen·tian·ose \-chəˌnōs also -ōz\

Definition of gentianose



  1. :  a crystalline nonreducing trisaccharide C18H32O16 obtained from fresh gentian root

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Origin and Etymology of gentianose

International Scientific Vocabulary gentian- (from New Latin Gentiana) + -ose

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a trip made at another's expense

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