glucopyranose

noun
glu·​co·​py·​ra·​nose | \ -ˈpī-rə-ˌnōs, -ˌnōz How to pronounce glucopyranose (audio) \

Medical Definition of glucopyranose

: one of the derivatives of glucose characterized by a pyranose ring

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“Glucopyranose.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/glucopyranose. Accessed 24 Jul. 2021.

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