dextrose dex·trose (děk'strōs')
The dextrorotatory form of glucose found naturally in animal and plant tissue and derived synthetically from starch.
|dextrose (děk'strōs') Pronunciation Key
A sugar that is the most common form of glucose. It is found in plant and animal tissues and also derived from starch. Dextrose is the dextrorotatory form of glucose.