• Definition for "aldohexose"
    • Any hexose containing an aldehyde group.
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aldohexose definition

  • noun:
    • Any hexose containing an aldehyde group.
    • an over-all title directed at those sugars which may have the structure C6H12O6 and contain an aldehyde group.
    • a monosaccharide sugar having six carbon atoms and an aldehyde group
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