mannoheptulose

noun
man·no·hep·tu·lose | \ ˌman-ō-ˈhep-t(y)u̇-ˌlōs, -ˌlōz \

Medical Definition of mannoheptulose 

: a ketose that occurs especially in the urine of individuals who have eaten avocados

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