Dextroglucose
Dextroglucose \Dex`tro*glu"cose`\, n. [Dextro- + glucose.] (Chem.) Same as {Dextrose}. [1913 Webster]

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  • dextroglucose — [deks΄trōglo͞o′kōs΄] n. DEXTROSE …   English World dictionary

  • dextroglucose — /dek stroh glooh kohs/, n. Biochem. See under glucose (def. 1). [DEXTRO + GLUCOSE] * * * …   Universalium

  • dextroglucose — noun dextrose (D glucose) form of glucose …   Wiktionary

  • dextroglucose — See d glucose …   Medical dictionary

  • dextroglucose — n. common form of glucose …   English contemporary dictionary

  • dextroglucose — dex•tro•glu•cose [[t]ˌdɛk stroʊˈglu koʊs[/t]] n. biochem. dextrose …   From formal English to slang

  • dextroglucose — /ˈdɛkstroʊglukoʊz/ (say dekstrohgloohkohz), / oʊs/ (say ohs) noun See glucose …   Australian English dictionary

  • dextroglucose — noun an isomer of glucose that is found in honey and sweet fruits • Syn: ↑dextrose, ↑grape sugar • Hypernyms: ↑glucose * * * /dek stroh glooh kohs/, n. Biochem. See under glucose (def. 1). [DEXTRO + GLUCOSE] …   Useful english dictionary

  • dextro- — 1. a combining form meaning right, used in the formation of compound words: dextrorotatatory. 2. Chem. a combining form meaning turning clockwise : dextroglucose. Also, esp. before a vowel, dextr . [ < L dextr , s. of dexter right hand + O , on… …   Universalium

  • dextrose — /dek strohs/, n. Biochem. dextroglucose, commercially obtainable from starch by acid hydrolysis. Also called corn sugar, grape sugar. [1865 70; DEXTR + OSE2] * * * …   Universalium

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