ketose

noun ke·tose \ ˈkē-ˌtōs , -ˌtōz \

Definition of ketose

: a sugar (such as fructose) containing in its acyclic form one ketone group per molecule

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ketose

noun ke·tose \ ˈkē-ˌtōs , -ˌtōz \

medical Definition of ketose

: a sugar (as fructose) containing one ketone group per molecule

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