Pectose
Pectose Pec"tose`, n. [Pectic + cellulose.] (Chem.) An amorphous carbohydrate found in the vegetable kingdom, esp. in unripe fruits. It is associated with cellulose, and is converted into substances of the pectin group. [1913 Webster]

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  • pectose — ● pectose nom féminin (grec pêktos, coagulé) Complexe glucidique des parois végétales. (La pectose insoluble des fruits verts se transforme en pectine soluble au cours de la maturation. Cette transformation s opère également lors du rouissage des …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • pectose — /pek tohs/, n. Biochem. protopectin. [1855 60; PECT(IC) + OSE2] * * * …   Universalium

  • pectose — See pectin, protopectin. * * * pec·tose pek .tōs, .tōz n PROTOPECTIN * * * pec·tose (pekґtōs) protopectin …   Medical dictionary

  • pectose — (pè ktô z ) s. f. Terme de chimie. Principe de composition inconnue tiré des fruit verts, des carottes et des navets. ÉTYMOLOGIE    Voy. pectine …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • pectose — pec·tose …   English syllables

  • pectose — n. Biochem. an insoluble polysaccharide derivative found in unripe fruits and converted into pectin by ripening, heating, etc. Etymology: pectic (see PECTIN) + OSE(2) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pectinkörper — Pectinkörper, sind stickstofffreie, den Kohlenhydraten ähnliche Substanzen, welche sich nur im Pflanzenreiche finden, in besonderer Menge sind sie in den fleischigen Früchten der Pomaceen, in manchen Wurzeln (Rüben, Möhren), sowie in manchen… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • pectoză — PECTÓZĂ, pectoze, s.f. (chim.) Pectină. – Din fr. pectose. Trimis de valeriu, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  PECTÓZĂ s. v. pectină. Trimis de siveco, 13.09.2007. Sursa: Sinonime  PECTÓZĂ s.f. (chim …   Dicționar Român

  • Pectosic — Pec*to sic, a. (Chem.) Of, pertaining to, resembling, or derived from, pectose; specifically, designating an acid supposed to constitute largely ordinary pectin or vegetable jelly. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Pectous — Pec tous, a. (Chem.) Of, pertaining to, or consisting of, pectose. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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