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globoside

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noun glo·bo·side \ˈglō-bə-ˌsīd\

Medical Definition of globoside

  1. :  a complex glycolipid that occurs in the red blood cells, serum, liver, and spleen of humans and accumulates in tissues in one of the variants of Tay-Sachs disease


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