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FRUCTOSE

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does fructose mean? 

FRUCTOSE (noun)
  The noun FRUCTOSE has 1 sense:

1. a simple sugar found in honey and in many ripe fruits

  Familiarity information: FRUCTOSE used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


FRUCTOSE (noun)


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Meaning:

A simple sugar found in honey and in many ripe fruits

Classified under:

Nouns denoting substances

Synonyms:

fructose; fruit sugar; laevulose; levulose

Hypernyms ("fructose" is a kind of...):

ketohexose (a monosaccharide having six carbon atoms and a ketone group)


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