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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 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 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 previewEssential Organic Chemistry Plus MasteringChemistry with eText -- Access Card Package (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Aldohexose: An aldohexose is a hexose with an aldehyde group ...

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 previewOrganic Chemistry, Principles and Mechanisms (2016)

by CTI Reviews

An aldohexose is a hexose with an ...

Google previewEssential Organic Chemistry Plus MasteringChemistry (2016)

by CTI Reviews

An aldohexose is a hexose with an aldehyde group on one end.

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 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 previewA Dictionary of Chemistry (2016)

by Richard Rennie, Jonathan Law

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

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 Science (2010)

by Elizabeth A. Martin

For example glucose, having six carbon atoms and an aldehyde group, is an aldohexose whereas fructose is a ketohexose. These aldehyde and ketone groups confer reducing properties on monosaccharides: they can be oxidized to yield ...

Google previewThe Facts on File Dictionary of Biology (2009)

by Robert Hine, Daintith

aldohexose These reactions are used as tests for aldehydes using such reagents as Fehling's solution and Tollen's reagent (silver-mirror test). 2. They form addition compounds with hydrogen cyanide to give 'cyanohy- drins'. For example ...

Google previewPolymer Science Dictionary (1996)

by M. Alger

An aldohexose sugar occurring as a homopolysaccharide (galactan) in agar and flaxseed mucilage. galacturonan A polymer of galacturonic acid. Most pectic substances, e.g. pectic acid, pectinic acid, are such polymers. D-galacturonic acid ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Biomedicine (2010)

by John Lackie

A six-carbon sugar (aldohexose), the ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Science for Gardeners (2015)

6000 Scientific Terms Explored and Explained by Michael Allaby

mannose An aldohexose monosaccharide found in a wide variety of organisms.

Google previewMacmillan Dictionary of Chemistry (1987)

by D. Brynn Hibbert, A.M. James

glucose Aldohexose (see HExOSEs).

Google previewDictionary of Plant Breeding, Second Edition (2009)

by Rolf H. J. Schlegel

formed from >>> starch by the action of heat, acids, or enzymes chem phys dextrose: An aldohexose monosaccharide (C6H12O6) that is a major intermediate compound in cellular metabolism; the dextrorotatory form of glucose , occurring in ...

Google previewConcise Dictionary of Biomedicine and Molecular Biology (2001)

by Pei-Show Juo

A 6-carbon aldohexose. O CH2OH OH OH or CHO | HCOH ...

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