galactosamine
noun Date: 1900 an amino derivative C6H13O5N of galactose that occurs in cartilage

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  • galactosamine — ga·lac·tos·amine …   English syllables

  • galactosamine — gəˌlakˈtōsəˌmēn, ˌgaˌl , (ˌ) ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˈ ̷ ̷; gəˌlak(ˌ)tōˈsamə̇n noun Etymology: galactose + amine : a crystalline amino derivative HOCH2(CHOH)3CH(NH2)CHO of galactose occurring in the d form as chondrosamine; 2 deoxy 2 amino galactose …   Useful english dictionary

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  • N-acétyl-galactosamine — N acétylgalactosamine Acétylgalactosamine N Acétylgalactosamine en configuration chaise Général No CAS …   Wikipédia en Français

  • N-acétyl galactosamine — N acétylgalactosamine Acétylgalactosamine N Acétylgalactosamine en configuration chaise Général No CAS …   Wikipédia en Français

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