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glucoside

[gloo-kuh-sahyd] /ˈglu kəˌsaɪd/
noun
1.
any of an extensive group of compounds that yield glucose and some other substance or substances when treated with a dilute acid or decomposed by a ferment or enzyme.
Compare glycoside.
Origin
1865-1870
1865-70; glucose + -ide
Related forms
glucosidal, glucosidic
[gloo-kuh-sid-ik] /ˌglu kəˈsɪd ɪk/ (Show IPA),
adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for glucoside

glucoside

/ˈɡluːkəʊˌsaɪd/
noun
1.
(biochem) any of a large group of glycosides that yield glucose on hydrolysis
Derived Forms
glucosidal, glucosidic (ˌɡluːkəʊˈsɪdɪk) adjective
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glucoside in Medicine

glucoside glu·co·side (glōō'kə-sīd')
n.
A glycoside, the sugar component of which is glucose.


glu'co·sid'ic (-sĭd'ĭk) adj.
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glucoside in Science
glucoside
  (gl'kə-sīd')   
A glycoside in which the sugar component is glucose.
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