melicitose
Melezitose Me*lez"i*tose`, n. [F. m['e]l[`e]ze the larch + melitose.] (Chem.) A variety of sugar, isomeric with sucrose, extracted from the manna of the larch ({Larix}). [Written also {melicitose}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • Melezitose — IUPAC name (2R,3R,4S,5S,6R) 2 [[(2S,3S,4R,5R) 4 hydroxy 2,5 bis(hydroxymethyl) …   Wikipedia

  • Melezitose — Me*lez i*tose , n. [F. m[ e]l[ e]ze the larch + melitose.] (Chem.) A variety of sugar, isomeric with sucrose, extracted from the manna of the larch ({Larix}). [Written also {melicitose}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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