levulose

noun

lev·​u·​lose ˈlev-yə-ˌlōs How to pronounce levulose (audio)
-ˌlōz

Word History

Etymology

International Scientific Vocabulary, irregular from lev- + -ose entry 2

First Known Use

1871, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of levulose was in 1871

Dictionary Entries Near levulose

Cite this Entry

“Levulose.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/levulose. Accessed 12 Apr. 2024.

Kids Definition

levulose

noun
lev·​u·​lose ˈlev-yə-ˌlōs How to pronounce levulose (audio)

Medical Definition

levulose

noun
lev·​u·​lose ˈlev-yə-ˌlōs, -ˌlōz How to pronounce levulose (audio)
variants or British laevulose
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