ˈglüˌtōs also -ōz
plural -s
: an unfermentable carbohydrate fraction formed by the action of alkali on glucose or fructose or found in cane molasses

Word History


International Scientific Vocabulary glu- (from glucose) + -tose (from fructose)

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“Glutose.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 8 Dec. 2023.

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