levulose


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lev·u·lose

 (lĕv′yə-lōs′, -lōz′)
n.

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Noun1.levulose - a simple sugar found in honey and in many ripe fruits
ketohexose - a monosaccharide having six carbon atoms and a ketone group
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lev·u·lose

n. levulosa. V.: fructose
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Honey is essentially a highly concentrated water solution of two sugars: dextrose and levulose, with small amounts of at least 22 other more complex sugars.
Sparkling exudates have been detected from reduced sugar and from that not reduced as fructose, glucose, dextrose and levulose (maltose) (OMURA et al.