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dulcitol

[ duhl-si-tawl, -tol ]
/ 藞d蕦l s瑟藢t蓴l, -藢t蓲l /
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noun Biochemistry.
a water-soluble sugar alcohol, C6H14O6, isomeric with sorbitol, that is found in many plant species and is prepared in the laboratory by galactose reduction.
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Also called ga路lac路ti路tol [guh-lak-ti-tawl, 鈥恡ol], /g蓹藞l忙k t瑟藢t蓴l, 鈥愃宼蓲l/, dul路cite [duhl-sahyt], /藞d蕦l sa瑟t/, dul路cose [duhl-kohs]. /藞d蕦l ko蕣s/.

Origin of dulcitol

1880鈥85; dulcite an earlier name (<Latin dulc(is) sweet + -ite1) + -ol1
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