• Definition for "crocose"
    • A white crystalline sugar, metameric with sugar, gotten…
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crocose definition

  • noun:
    • A white crystalline sugar, metameric with sugar, gotten from the colouring question of saffron.
    • A white crystalline sugar, metameric with glucose, gotten from coloring case of saffron.
    • glucose gotten because of the hydrolysis of crocetin: now known is sugar. Also called saffron-sugar.
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