L-glyceraldehyde

[ el-glis-uh-ral-duh-hahyd ]

nounBiochemistry.
  1. the levorotatory optical isomer of glyceraldehyde.

Origin of L-glyceraldehyde

1
First recorded in 1940–45; l- + glyceraldehyde

Words Nearby L-glyceraldehyde

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