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  • n. Any hexose containing an aldehyde group.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A general name given to those sugars which have the composition C6H12O6 and contain an aldehyde group.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a monosaccharide sugar having six carbon atoms and an aldehyde group

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