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dex·trose

 (dĕk′strōs′)
n.
The dextrorotatory form of glucose, C6H12O6·H2O, the naturally occurring form of glucose found in all organisms. Also called dextroglucose.

dextrose

(ˈdɛkstrəʊz; -trəʊs)
n
(Elements & Compounds) a white soluble sweet-tasting crystalline solid that is the dextrorotatory isomer of glucose, occurring widely in fruit, honey, and in the blood and tissue of animals. Formula: C6H12O6. Also called: grape sugar or dextroglucose

dex•trose

(ˈdɛk stroʊs)

n.
the dextrorotatory form of glucose, occurring in fruits and in animal tissues and commercially obtainable from starch by acid hydrolysis. Also called corn sugar, grape sugar.
[1865–70]

dex·trose

(dĕk′strōs′)
A sugar that is the most common form of glucose, found in plant and animal tissues and also derived from starch.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.dextrose - an isomer of glucose that is found in honey and sweet fruitsdextrose - an isomer of glucose that is found in honey and sweet fruits
glucose - a monosaccharide sugar that has several forms; an important source of physiological energy
Translations

dextrose

[ˈdekstrəʊs] Ndextrosa f

dextrose

[ˈdɛkstrəʊz ˈdɛkstrəʊs] n (= sugar) → dextrose m

dextrose

nDextrose f, → Traubenzucker m

dex·trose

n. dextrosa, glucosa, forma de azúcar simple,
pop. azúcar de uva.

dextrose

n dextrosa
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Additionally, this market is categorized on the basis of type as glucose syrup, dextrose, and maltodextrin.
ADM told us that they use no animal ingredients or processing aids in dextrose manufacture.
At the end of the production line the marshmallow is covered in starch, dextrose or a mixture of both, depending on individual requirements, and cut to length.
The experimental diets consisted of 5 NFD and the ratios of corn starch to dextrose investigated in the NFD were 0:879, 293:586, 586:293, 779:100, and 879:0 for diet numbers 1, 2, 3, 4, or 5, respectively.
Harris' thesis showed that dextrose gel is a safe and effective treatment that can be recommended for first-line treatment of hypoglycaemia in late preterm and term babies.
Just last week, another study showed that dextrose injection treatment worked and the patient with knee problem showed significant improvement.
Because naloxone reduces the hedonic value of tastants, rats conditioned to prefer a flavor paired with dextrose over a flavor paired with saccharin should have the preference disrupted compared to the preference displayed when injected with saline.
The research findings showed the simple use of dextrose gel rubbed into the inside of the baby's mouth meant the babies were more likely to remain with their mothers rather than being admitted to the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU).
Have plenty of nutritious snacks on hand, such as yoghurt, nuts, dried and fresh fruit and, if you go out, take dextrose tablets with you and chew on them as soon as you feel nauseous.
Lab M products for culturing these organisms include: Yeast Extract Dextrose Chloramphenicol Agar for the isolation of yeasts and moulds in milk and milk products; Wort Agar and Broth for testing butter; and, Oxytetracycline Glucose Yeast Extract Agar, Potato Dextrose Agar and Rose Bengal Chloramphenicol Agar for use in a wide range of food types.
For 25 years I have requested that my patients receive dextrose 5%/lactated Ringer's solution (D5/LR) as the primary intravenous fluid.
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