Definition of robinose
: a trisaccharide sugar C18H32O14 obtained from robinin by hydrolysis and yielding one part of galactose and two of rhamnose on hydrolysis
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Origin and Etymology of robinose
robin- (from New Latin Robinia) + -ose
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