glucuronic acid

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glucuronic acid

(Chemistry) chem a soluble compound derived from glucose. Formula C6H10O7

glu′cu•ron′ic ac′id

(ˈglu kyəˈrɒn ɪk, ˌglu-)
an acid, C6H10O7, formed by the oxidation of glucose, found combined with other products of metabolism in the blood and urine.

glu·cu·ron·ic ac·id

n. ácido glucurónico, ácido de efecto desintoxicante en el metabolismo humano.
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Hence, capacity of the glucuronic acid pathway in grouse may be higher than we observed.