crokose
Crocose Cro"cose (kr[=o]"k[=o]s), n. [Gr. kro`kos saffron.] (Chem.) A white crystalline sugar, metameric with glucose, obtained from the coloring matter of saffron. [Written also {crokose}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • Crocose — Cro cose (kr[=o] k[=o]s), n. [Gr. kro kos saffron.] (Chem.) A white crystalline sugar, metameric with glucose, obtained from the coloring matter of saffron. [Written also {crokose}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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