glucosan

[gloo-kuh-san]

Origin of glucosan

1920–25; glucose + -an, for -ane
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glucosan in Medicine

glucosan

[glōōkə-săn′]
n.
  1. A polysaccharide yielding glucose upon hydrolysis.
  2. Any of several anhydrides of glucose.
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