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How Do You Spell DEXTROSE?

Correct spelling for the English word "dextrose" is [d_ˈɛ_k_s_t_ɹ_əʊ_z], [dˈɛkstɹə͡ʊz], [dˈɛkstɹə‍ʊz]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Definition of DEXTROSE

  1. A sirupy, or white crystalline, variety of sugar, C6H12O6 (so called from turning the plane of polarization to the right), occurring in many ripe fruits, and also called glucose. Dextrose and levulose are obtained by the inversion of cane sugar or sucrose, and hence the mixture is called called invert sugar. Dextrose is chiefly obtained by the action of heat and acids on starch, and hence called also starch sugar. It is also formed from starchy food by the action of the amylolytic ferments of saliva and pancreatic juice.

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Usage Examples for DEXTROSE

  1. Dextrose, or Grape Sugar. - "Physiology and Hygiene for Secondary Schools" by Francis M. Walters, A.M.
  2. Like B. coli, they form indol and ferment dextrose with gas production. - "Food Poisoning" by Edwin Oakes Jordan
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