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fructosan

[fruhk-tuh-san, froo k-, frook-]
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noun Biochemistry.
  1. any of the class of hexosans, as inulin and the like, that yield fructose upon hydrolysis.
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Origin of fructosan

First recorded in 1925–30; fructose + -an
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