Definition of rhamnohexose in US English:

rhamnohexose

noun

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  • A methyl hexose sugar synthesized from rhamnose.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Journal of the Society of Chemical Industry. After German Rhamnohexose (E. Fischer & O. Piloty 1890, in Berichte der Deutsch. Chem. Ges 23 3102.