gulose

noun
gu·​lose | \ ˈg(y)ü-ˌlōs also -ˌlōz How to pronounce gulose (audio) \

Medical Definition of gulose

: a sugar C6H12O6 stereoisomeric with glucose and obtainable by synthesis from xylose

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