diose

noun

di·​ose ˈdī-ˌōs How to pronounce diose (audio) -ˌōz How to pronounce diose (audio)
: a monosaccharide (as glycolaldehyde) that contains two carbon atoms

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“Diose.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/diose. Accessed 16 Jun. 2024.

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