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Aldohexose

Definition of the noun aldohexose

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noun

  1. a monosaccharide sugar having six carbon atoms and an aldehyde group
    • lexical domain: Substances - nouns denoting substances
    • more generic words: hexose = a monosaccharide that contains six carbon atoms per molecule; aldose = a monosaccharide sugar that contains the aldehyde group or is hemiacetal
    • more specific word: glucose = a monosaccharide sugar that has several forms

Alternative definition of the noun aldohexose

noun

  1. [organic chemistry] Any hexose containing an aldehyde group.

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Google previewStudy Guide with Selected Solutions (2012)

by Danny White, Joanne White

An aldohexose is a C6 sugar with –CHO in the C1 position. All monosaccharides are reducing sugars; a dicaccharide with a “free” (hemiacetal rather than acetal) carbonyl group is a reducing sugar. Disaccharides contain two monosaccharide ...

Google previewThe Facts on File Dictionary of Botany (2002)

by Jill Bailey

Thus, an aldohexose is a hexose that has an aldehyde group; a ketopentose is a pentose with a ketone group, etc. Two or more monosaccharide units can be linked in disaccharides (e.g. sucrose), trisaccharides, etc. See also fructose ...

Google previewExcel With Objective Chemistry For Iit-Screening (2006)

by Prof. S. K. Khanna, Dr. N. K. Sharma, Dr. B. Kapila

Aldohexose is a carbohydrate with six car12. Glucose reacts with excess phenyl- bon atoms and containing aldehydic group. hydrazine to form osazone. Glucose satisfies these conditions. 13. Factual question. 2. Glycoside linkage is an ether ...

Google previewThe Facts on File Dictionary of Organic Chemistry (2009)

by John Daintith

Thus, an aldohexose is a hexose with an aldehyde group; a ke- topentose is a pentose with a ketone group, etc. The ring forms of monosaccharides are derived by reaction of the aldehyde or ketone group with one of the carbons at the other ...

Google previewChemistry (2009)

by John Daintith

Thus, an aldohexose is a hexose with an aldehyde group; a ke- topentose is a pentose with a ketone group, etc. The ring forms of monosaccharides are derived by reaction of the aldehyde or ketone group with one of the carbons at the other ...

Google previewThe Facts on File Dictionary of Biology (2009)

by Robert Hine, Daintith

Thus, an aldohexose is a hexose with an aldehyde group; a ketopentose is a pentose with a ketone group, etc. Two or more monosaccharide units can be linked in disaccharides (e.g. SUCROSE), trisaccharides, etc. See also polysaccharide.

Google previewOrganic Chemistry, Principles and Mechanisms (2016)

by CTI Reviews

An aldohexose is a hexose with an ...

Google previewGeneral, Organic, and Biological Chemistry, Structures of Life (2016)

by CTI Reviews

An aldohexose is a hexose with an aldehyde group on one end. The aldohexoses have four chiral centres for a total of.

Google previewGeneral Organic and Biological Chemistry (2009)

by Kenneth W. Raymond

An aldohexose is an aldehyde sugar with six carbon atoms. The “ose” ending indicates that the molecule being named is a carbohydrate. As a family, monosaccharides have a sweet taste (Health Link: Relative Sweetness), have high melting ...

Google previewOrganic and Biochemistry for Today (2016)

by CTI Reviews

An aldohexose is a hexose with an.

Google previewExel Withtm Objective Questions In Organic Chemistry

by S.K. Khanna; N.K. Verma; B. Kapila

Aldohexose is a carbohydrate with six carbon atoms and containing aldehydic group. Glucose satisfies these conditions. 2. (b) Glycoside linkage is an ether linkage (C — O — C). Q. Ans. Hints A Solutions No. 3. (d) All monosaccharides ...

Google previewExcel With Objective Questions In Chemistry (2006)

by Prof. S. K. Khanna, Dr. N. K. Verma, Dr. B. Kapila

Aldohexose is a carbohydrate with six carbon atoms and containing aldehydic group. Glucose satisfies these conditions. Glycoside linkage is an ether ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Chemistry (2008)

by John Daintith

aldohexose. See MONOSACCHARIDE. aldol. See ALDOL REACTION. aldol.

Google previewPolymer Science Dictionary (2017)

by Mark Alger

ALFREY APPROXIMATION 19 aldohexose An aldose containing six carbon atoms. There are 16 possible configurational isomers existing as eight enantiomorphic pairs. However, only the D - and L-forms of glucose, mannose and galactose ...

Google previewFoods & Nutrition Encyclopedia, 2nd Edition (1993)

by Marion Eugene Ensminger, Audrey H. Ensminger

ALDOHEXOSE. A 6-carbon sugar (such as glucose or mannose) containing a - CHO grouping. ALDOSTERONE. A hormone secreted by the adrenal cortex. It acts upon the kidney tubules to bring about the retention of sodium and water.

Google previewFoods & Nutrition Encyclopedia, Two Volume Set (1993)

by Marion Eugene Ensminger, Audrey H. Ensminger

ALDOHEXOSE. A 6-carbon sugar (such as glucose or mannose) containing a - CHO grouping. ALDOSTERONE. A hormone secreted by the adrenal cortex. It acts upon the kidney tubules to bring about the retention of sodium and water.

Google previewA Dictionary of Zoology (2014)

by Michael Allaby

galactose An aldohexose monosaccharide that is not normally found naturally in the free form, but usually as a unit in a larger molecule , e.g. a di or polysaccharide. galactosidase See BETAGALACTOSIDASE.

Google previewSaunders Comprehensive Veterinary Dictionary (2011)

by Virginia P. Studdert, Clive C. Gay, Douglas C. Blood

an aldohexose, a monosaccharide produced from mannitol by oxidation.

Google previewHawley's Condensed Chemical Dictionary (2016)

by Robert A. Lewis

aldohexose. (pentahydroxyhexanal). C6H12O6. A hexose that contains an aldehyde group. A primary source of energy for living organisms. Derivation: Found in fruits ...

Google previewBlackie’s Dictionary of Biology (2000)

by Blackie

Mannose It is an aldohexose, found in the polysaccharides of plants; also found in blood serum, globulins, and certain egg proteins. Manometer Manometry A device used to measure fluid pressure. A balloon study of internal anal sphincter ...

Google previewDictionary Of Botany

by Anil Kumar Mishra

It is an aldohexose, isomeric with glucose. In some plants, such as the members of the Fabaceae (legumes) family. It is the main unit of storage polysaccharides. Malpighi, Marcello Maquis Megasporophyll Maquis – A kind of Mediterranean ...

Google previewRÖMPP Encyclopedia Natural Products, 1st Edition, 2000 (2014)

by Burkhard Fugmann, Susanne Lang-Fugmann, Wolfgang Steglich

An aldohexose, epimeric with *glucose. The mutarotation of G. in aqueous solution is based on the equilibrium shown in the figure. DG. is a component of various oligo- and polysaccharides, glycoproteins and ...

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