id·​i·​tol ˈid-ə-ˌtȯl How to pronounce iditol (audio) -ˌtōl How to pronounce iditol (audio)
: a sweet crystalline alcohol C12H28O12 obtained by a reduction of idose or sorbose

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“Iditol.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Dec. 2023.

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