ketopentose

noun
ke·​to·​pen·​tose | \ ˌkēt-ō-ˈpen-ˌtōs, -ˌtōz How to pronounce ketopentose (audio) \

Medical Definition of ketopentose

: a five-carbon sugar containing the keto group CO

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“Ketopentose.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/ketopentose. Accessed 17 May. 2022.

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