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gluco-

1.
variant of glyco-:
glucoprotein.
Also, especially before a vowel, gluc-.
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Word Origin and History for gluco

gluco-

before vowels, gluc-, word-forming element used since c.1880s, from Greek glykys "sweet" (see glucose). Now usually with reference to glucose.

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gluco in Medicine

gluco- or gluc-
pref.
Glucose: glucagon.

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