pyranose

noun
py·​ra·​nose | \ ˈpī-rə-ˌnōs How to pronounce pyranose (audio) , -ˌnōz \

Definition of pyranose

: a monosaccharide in the form of a cyclic hemiacetal containing a pyran ring

First Known Use of pyranose

1927, in the meaning defined above

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“Pyranose.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pyranose. Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

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pyranose

noun
py·​ra·​nose | \ ˈpī-rə-ˌnōs, -ˌnōz How to pronounce pyranose (audio) \

Medical Definition of pyranose

: a monosaccharide in the form of a cyclic hemiacetal containing a pyran ring

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