primeverose

noun pri·me·verose \-ˌrōs\

Definition of primeverose

plural

-s

  1. :  a crystalline disaccharide C11H20O10 obtained by hydrolysis of primeverin, primulaverin, and other glycosides that yields glucose and xylose on hydrolysis

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Origin and Etymology of primeverose

primeverin + -ose


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