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Any of a group of organic compounds, occurring abundantly in plants, that yield a sugar and one or more nonsugar substances on hydrolysis.
gly′co·sid′ic (-sĭd′ĭk) adj.
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(Chemistry) any of a group of substances, such as digitoxin, derived from monosaccharides by replacing the hydroxyl group by another group. Many are important medicinal drugs. See also glucoside
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any of the class of compounds that yield a sugar and an aglycon upon hydrolysis.
gly`co•sid′ic (-ˈsɪd ɪk) adj.
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|Noun||1.||glycoside - a group of compounds derived from monosaccharides|
organic compound - any compound of carbon and another element or a radical
glucoside - a glycoside derived from glucose
nucleoside - a glycoside formed by partial hydrolysis of a nucleic acid
strophanthin - a bitter and very toxic glycoside derived from plants of the genus Strophanthus; in moderate doses it is a cardiac stimulant but in larger doses it is a powerful poison; used in Africa as an arrow poison
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n. glucósido, compuesto natural o sintético que al hidrolizarse libera azúcar.
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