glucan

noun glu·can \ ˈglü-ˌkan , -kən \
Updated on: 20 Feb 2018

Definition of glucan

: a polysaccharide (such as glycogen or cellulose) that is a polymer of glucose

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First Known Use of glucan

1941


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glucan

noun glu·can \ ˈglü-ˌkan , -kən \

medical Definition of glucan

: a polysaccharide (as glycogen or cellulose) that is a polymer of glucose

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