polygalitol

noun poly·gal·i·tol \ ˌpälēˈgaləˌtȯl , -älə̇ˈg- , -tōl \

Definition of polygalitol

plural -s
:a crystalline anhydride C6H12O5 of sorbitol found in species of milkwort (as Polygala amara); 1,5-anhydro-d-glucitol called also 1,5-sorbitan

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Origin and Etymology of polygalitol

New Latin Polygala + English -itol


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