Meaning of GLUC- in English


combining form

or gluco-

Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary, from glucose


a. : glucose

gluco genic

: related to or containing glucose

gluco mannans

b. gluco- , usually italic : having the stereochemical arrangement of atoms or groups found in glucose

d -gluco-pentahydroxy-pentyl

2. : glyc- 1

gluco proteins

— not now in frequent use

Webster's New International English Dictionary.      Новый международный словарь английского языка Webster.