Origin of levuloselev(o)- + -ul(e) + -ose: so called because levorotatory
Origin of levuloselev(o)– + –ul(e) + –ose2.
This is not L-fructose despite being named that way, it is D-fructose, due to the origins of stereochemistry and sugar research
- dextrose (right sugar)
Blend of laevus,"Ž l, and -ose (latin for "left" + connector "l" + sugar) (left sugar)