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Definition of the noun polyose

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noun - plural: -

  1. any of a class of carbohydrates whose molecules contain chains of monosaccharide molecules
    • lexical domain: Substances - nouns denoting substances
    • synonym of polyose: polysaccharide
    • more generic words: carbohydrate / saccharide / sugar = an essential structural component of living cells and source of energy for animals; includes simple sugars with small molecules as well as macromolecular substances
    • more specific terms:
      • chitin = a tough semitransparent horny substance
      • cellulose = a polysaccharide that is the chief constituent of all plant tissues and fibers
      • animal starch / glycogen = one form in which body fuel is stored
      • inulin = used to manufacture fructose and in assessing kidney function
      • dextrin = any of various polysaccharides obtained by hydrolysis of starch
      • mucopolysaccharide = complex polysaccharides containing an amino group
      • amylum / starch = a complex carbohydrate found chiefly in seeds, fruits, tubers, roots and stem pith of plants, notably in corn, potatoes, wheat, and rice
    • substance: glucosamine = an amino derivative of glucose that is a component of many polysaccharides

Alternative definition of the noun polyose


  1. [obsolete, organic chemistry] polysaccharide

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Polyose

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Google previewConcept S Dictionary Of Agricultural Sciences (1992)

by I. C. Gupta, S. K. Gupta

Polyose obtained from seeds good substitute for fruit proteins. Bark and leaves used for tanning. Tamarindus ...

Google previewDictionary of Nutrition and Food Technology (2016)

by Arnold E. Bender

polyose Polysaccharide. polyoxyethylene ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary Supplement (1909)

pOlyOSe 'pop' n. [poly- + -ose.

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: New volumes (1909)

polyose 'pot' n. [poly- + -ose.] An old name for ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia (1910)

polyOSe ...

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Scrabble value of P3O1L1Y4O1S1E1

The value of this 7-letter word is 12 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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