sorbose

noun
sor·​bose | \ ˈsȯr-ˌbōs, -ˌbōz \

Medical Definition of sorbose

: a sweet crystalline levorotatory ketohexose sugar C6H12O6 that is derived from sorbitol

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sorbitan

sorbitol

sorbose

sordes

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