Definition of pyranose in English:

pyranose

noun

Chemistry
  • A compound whose molecule contains a saturated pyran ring, especially a sugar having this structure.

Origin

1920s. From pyran + -ose.

Pronunciation

pyranose

/ˈpʌɪərənəʊz//ˈpɪrənəʊz//ˈpʌɪərənəʊs/