Medical Dictionary


adjective non·re·duc·ing \-ri-ˈd(y)üs-iŋ\

Medical Definition of nonreducing

  1. :  not reducing; especially :  not readily reducing a mild oxidizing agent (as Fehling solution) sucrose is a nonreducing sugar—compare reducing sugar

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