Sorbin(redirected from l-sorbose)
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|n.||1.||(Chem.) An unfermentable sugar, isomeric with glucose, found in the ripe berries of the rowan tree, or sorb, and extracted as a sweet white crystalline substance; - called also mountain-ash sugar.|
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.