from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Any of a group of glycosides that yield galactose on hydrolysis.
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- n. Any of several glycosides containing galactose
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A compound formed by the elimination of the elements of water from an alcohol and galactose.
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Further analysis of the extract indicated that the active compounds could be malvidin galactoside and malvidin glucoside, said the researchers.