adonitol
SYN: ribitol.

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adon·i·tol ə-'dän-ə-.tȯl, -.tōl n a crystalline pentose alcohol C5H12O5 occurring naturally in a plant (Adonis vernalis) and obtainable by reduction of ribose called also ribitol

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  • adonitol — noun Ribitol …   Wiktionary

  • adonitol — adon·i·tol …   English syllables

  • adonitol — əˈdänəˌtȯl, ōl noun ( s) Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary adon (from New Latin Adonis, genus name of Adonis vernalis) + itol; originally formed in German : a crystalline pentahydroxy alcohol HOCH2(CHOH)3CH2OH occurring in a plant… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ribitol — Chembox new ImageFile = Ribitol planar stereo.png ImageSize = 400px IUPACName = (2R,3s,4S) Pentane 1,2,3,4,5 pentol Pentane 1,2,3,4,5 pentol OtherNames = Adonit, Adonite, Adonitol, Adonitrol, Pentitol, 1,2,3,4,5 Pentanepentol, 1,2,3,4,5 Pentanol… …   Wikipedia

  • Ribit — Strukturformel Allgemeines Name Ribit Andere Namen Adonitol …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Ribitol — Nombre (IUPAC) sistemático …   Wikipedia Español

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