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  • n. A carbohydrate found in plants and animals.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Same as inositol.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A saccharine substance (C6H12O6 + 2H2O) found in the muscular substance of the heart and in the lungs, kidneys, brain, etc.

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