plural -s
: a hygroscopic crystalline intensely sweet glucoside C38H60O18 obtained from the leaves of a Paraguayan shrub (Stevia rebaudiana)

Word History


New Latin Stevia (genus name of Stevia rebaudiana) + English -oside

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“Stevioside.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 12 Apr. 2024.

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