any of a number of polysaccharides that yield glucose upon hydrolysis.
- glucosamine sulphate,
- glucose oxidase method,
- glucose tolerance test,
- glucose transport maximum,
Origin of glucosan
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A polysaccharide yielding glucose upon hydrolysis.
Any of several anhydrides of glucose.
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