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levulose

[lev-yuh-lohs] /ˈlɛv yəˌloʊs/
noun, Chemistry
1.
Origin
1870-1875
1870-75; lev- + -ule + -ose2
Related forms
nonlevulose, adjective
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Examples from the web for levulose
  • The action of hydrazine and some of its derivatives in producing liver injury as measured by the effect of levulose tolerance.
  • All strains ferment glucose, levulose, and maltose and reduce nitrate to nitrite.
levulose in Medicine

levulose lev·u·lose (lěv'yə-lōs', -lōz')
n.
See fructose.

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