glycosyl

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noun gly·co·syl \ˈglī-kə-ˌsil\

Definition of glycosyl

  1. :  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


First Known Use: 1945


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glycosyl

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noun gly·co·syl \ˈglī-kə-ˌsil\

Medical Definition of glycosyl

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


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