hexabiose

noun
hex·a·bi·ose
variants: or hexobiose \ˌheksəˈbīˌōs \

Definition of hexabiose 

: a disaccharide (as maltose) yielding two hexose molecules on hydrolysis

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History and Etymology for hexabiose

hexabiose from hexa- + biose; hexobiose, International Scientific Vocabulary hexo- (from hexa-) + biose

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