Origin of glucose
OTHER WORDS FROM glucoseglu·cos·ic, adjectivenon·glu·cose, noun
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How to use glucose in a sentence
Biosensors measure a cyclist’s glucose to help optimize fuel levels.As biometrics boom, who owns athletes’ data? It depends on the sport.|Nick Busca|February 2, 2021|Washington Post
During a follow-up visit with his doctor, he learned he had dangerously high blood glucose levels and was readmitted.New diabetes cases linked to covid-19|Erin Blakemore|February 1, 2021|Washington Post
He started to focus less on blood glucose and more on making sure his patients could eat their soup before it cooled.His team is going to the Super Bowl. He’s staying on the coronavirus front lines.|Adam Kilgore|February 1, 2021|Washington Post
Only certain molecules such as iron and glucose are “escorted” in by a special protein called transferrin, while all others are actively transported out.Can Cancer Killers Get Past the Brain’s Bouncers?|Charu Kasturi|November 30, 2020|Ozy
This matters because over time, higher levels of sugar consumption will erode the body’s ability to successfully control blood glucose levels, a process that can begin in childhood.
The researchers found that the fake stuff drives the kind of glucose intolerance that can lead to diabetes in human.Are Artificial Sweeteners Wrecking Your Diet?|DailyBurn|September 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The fix: Get a fasting glucose test during your routine screenings, suggests Dr. Rindfleisch.10 Reasons You’re Exhausted and What to Do About It|DailyBurn|April 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The cells in your body run on glucose from sugar and ketones from fat.Six Secrets of Sleep Hacking to Get More Effective Rest|Ari Meisel|December 2, 2013|DAILY BEAST
In Willpower, Baumeister and Tierney convincingly describe another addendum: willpower depends on glucose as an energy source.
Dieting, as the glucose breakthrough reveals, provides an especially tricky test of willpower.
It behaves the same as glucose with all the ordinary tests, and can be distinguished only by polarization.A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis|James Campbell Todd
A portion of the water solution was heated with glucose and a few drops of sodium hydroxide.Some Constituents of the Poison Ivy Plant: (Rhus Toxicodendron)|William Anderson Syme
One of the commonest adulterations is the substitution of grape sugar (glucose) for cane sugar.A Civic Biology|George William Hunter
Sugar may also be made from any form of starch; this is glucose, which is put up in cans and sold as an imitation of maple syrup.
But in all artificially colored vinegars, spirit sugar and glucose vinegars, the sodium flame predominates.Detection of the Common Food Adulterants|Edwin M. Bruce
British Dictionary definitions for glucose
Derived forms of glucoseglucosic (ɡluːˈkɒsɪk), adjective
Word Origin for glucose
Scientific definitions for glucose
Cultural definitions for glucose
The most common form of sugar, found extensively in the bodies of living things; a molecule composed of carbon, oxygen, and hydrogen.