uronide

noun
uro·​nide | \ˈyu̇rəˌnīd, -nə̇d\
plural -s

Definition of uronide 

: a glycosidic compound that yields a uronic acid on hydrolysis especially : polyuronide

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History and Etymology for uronide

uronic (in uronic acid) + -ide

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