How Do You Spell LACTOSE?

Correct spelling for the English word "lactose" is [l_ˈa_k_t_əʊ_z], [lˈaktə͡ʊz], [lˈaktə‍ʊz]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Definition of LACTOSE

  1. a sugar comprising one glucose molecule linked to a galactose molecule; occurs only in milk; "cow's milk contains about 4.7% lactose"

Common Misspellings for LACTOSE

Below is the list of 198 misspellings for the word "lactose".

Usage Examples for LACTOSE

  1. The lactose is converted into lactic acid by means of a special ferment. - "A Practical Physiology" by Albert F. Blaisdell
  2. Milk contains more sugar as lactose or milk sugar than any other nutrient. - "Human Foods and Their Nutritive Value" by Harry Snyder
  3. The strains surviving treatment with comparatively large doses were fished into lactose broth and subjected to a second treatment, the process being repeated several times. - "Chlorination of Water" by Joseph Race