aldohexose

noun

al·​do·​hex·​ose ˌal-dō-ˈhek-ˌsōs, -ˌsōz How to pronounce aldohexose (audio)
: an aldehydic hexose (as glucose or mannose)

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“Aldohexose.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/aldohexose. Accessed 15 Apr. 2024.

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