lyxose

noun
lyx·​ose | \ ˈlik-ˌsōs, -ˌsōz How to pronounce lyxose (audio) \

Medical Definition of lyxose

: a crystalline aldose sugar C5H10O5 that is the epimer of xylose

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“Lyxose.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/lyxose. Accessed 28 Sep. 2022.

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