glycosyl

noun gly·co·syl \ ˈglī-kə-ˌsil \

Definition of glycosyl

: a monovalent radical derived from a cyclic form of glucose by removal of the hemiacetal hydroxyl group

Origin and Etymology of glycosyl

International Scientific Vocabulary glycose glucose


Medical Dictionary

glycosyl

noun gly·co·syl \ ˈglī-kə-ˌsil \

medical Definition of glycosyl

: a monovalent radical derived from a cyclic form of glucose by removal of the hemiacetal hydroxyl group

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