erythrulose

noun

eryth·​ru·​lose i-ˈrith-rə-ˌlōs also -ˌlōz How to pronounce erythrulose (audio)
: a syrupy ketose sugar C4H8O4 obtained by bacterial oxidation of erythritol

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“Erythrulose.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/erythrulose. Accessed 30 May. 2024.

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