hexuronic acid

noun

hex·​u·​ron·​ic acid ˌheks-yə-ˌrän-ik- How to pronounce hexuronic acid (audio)
: a uronic acid (as glucuronic acid) derived from a hexose (as glucose)

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“Hexuronic acid.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/hexuronic%20acid. Accessed 14 Apr. 2024.

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