zymosan

noun zy·mo·san \ ˈzī-mə-ˌsan \

Definition of zymosan

: an insoluble largely polysaccharide fraction of yeast cell walls

Origin and Etymology of zymosan

zym- + -osan (as in hexosan)


Medical Dictionary

zymosan

noun zy·mo·san \ ˈzī-mə-ˌsan \

medical Definition of zymosan

: an insoluble largely polysaccharide fraction of yeast cell walls

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