aldonic acid

noun
al·don·ic acid | \(ˌ)al-ˌdän-ik- \

Medical Definition of aldonic acid 

: any of a class of acids (as gluconic acid) formed from aldoses (as glucose) by oxidizing the aldehyde group to a carboxyl group

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