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: a crystalline aldehydic lactone C6H8O6 made from glucuronic acid by heating and used in medicine

Word History


glucuron- (from glucuronic acid) + -o- + lactone

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“Glucuronolactone.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 9 Dec. 2023.

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