Levulose meaning

lĕvyə-lōs, -lōz
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(biochemistry) D-fructose, the left-rotating stereoisomer of fructose.
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Origin of levulose

  • lev(o)– –ul(e) –ose

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Blend of laevus,"Ž l, and -ose (latin for "left" + connector "l" + sugar) (left sugar)

    From Wiktionary