pentoside

noun
pen·​to·​side | \ ˈpent-ə-ˌsīd How to pronounce pentoside (audio) \

Medical Definition of pentoside

: a glycoside that yields a pentose on hydrolysis

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“Pentoside.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/pentoside. Accessed 8 December 2019.

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