aglucon
The portion of a glucoside other than the glucose. [G. a- priv. + glucose + -on]

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aglu·con ag-'lü-.kän or aglu·cone -.kōn n AGLYCONE esp one combined with glucose in a glucoside

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aglu·con (a-glooґkon) 1. the nonsugar portion of a glucoside. 2. aglycon.

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  • aglucon — /euh glooh kon/, n. Biochem. an aglycon, esp. one combined with glucose to form a glycoside. Also, aglucone /euh glooh kohn/. [1920 25; < Gk a together + gluk (var. transliteration of glyk , s. of glykýs) sweet + on; see ONE] * * * …   Universalium

  • aglucon — n. chemical substance (type of aglycon) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • aglucon — aglu·con …   English syllables

  • aglucon — …   Useful english dictionary

  • aglycon — /euh gluy kon/, n. Biochem. a noncarbohydrate group, usually an alcohol or phenol, combined with a sugar to form a glycoside. Also, aglycone /euh gluy kohn/. Cf. aglucon. [1920 25; see AGLUCON] * * * …   Universalium

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  • umbiliferona — aglucón de la skimmina, un glucósido presente en muchas plantas de la familia de las Umbilliferae. Se utiliza en cremas y lociones solares (fórmula química [véase http://www.iqb.es/diccio/u/u.htm#umbiliferona]) Diccionario ilustrado de Términos… …   Diccionario médico

  • aglucone — aglu·cone (a glooґkōn) aglucon …   Medical dictionary

  • uzarigenin — üˌzärəˈjenə̇n noun ( s) Etymology: uzarin + genin : a crystalline steroid lactone C23H34O4 that is the aglucon of uzarin and is structurally similar to digitoxigenin …   Useful english dictionary

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