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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.

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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
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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]
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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.
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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
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Translations

dextrose

[ˈdekstrəʊs] Ndextrosa f
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dextrose

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

nDextrose f, → Traubenzucker m
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dex·trose

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

n dextrosa
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