keratan sulfate

[ kĕrə-tăn′ ]

n.

Any of several mucopolysaccharides in cartilage, bone, connective tissue, and the cornea.keratosulfate

Nearby words

  1. kwt,
  2. ky,
  3. ky.,
  4. kyack,
  5. kyak,
  6. kyanize,
  7. kyat,
  8. kyathos,
  9. kybo,
  10. kybosh


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