a rather sweet sugar, C6H12O6, happening in lots of fruits and honey and utilized as a preservative for foodstuffs so when an intravenous nutrient. Also referred to as good fresh fruit sugar, levulose.
A monosaccharide ketose sugar, formula C6H12O6.
Fruit sugar; levulose.
In chem., sugar of fresh fruit, or levulose (C6H12O6).
a simple sugar found in honey plus many ready fruits