glucan

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noun glu·can \ˈglü-ˌkan, -kən\

Definition of glucan

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

First Known Use of glucan

1941


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glucan

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noun glu·can \ˈglü-ˌkan, -kən\

Medical Definition of glucan

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

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