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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. any glycoside of an aldose or 2-ketose formed by reaction with excess of an aryl-hydrazine

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A yellow crystalline compound formed by the action of phenyl-hydrazine on a sugar in the presence of acetic acid.


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