albumose

/ (ˈælbjʊˌməʊs, -ˌməʊz) /

noun

the US name for proteose

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Word Origin for albumose

C19: from albumin + -ose ²
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Medical definitions for albumose

albumose
[ ălbyə-mōs′, -mōz′ ]

n.

A class of substances derived from albumins and formed by the enzymatic breakdown of proteins during digestion.
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