HyperDic: aldohexose

English > 1 sense of the word aldohexose:
NOUNsubstancealdohexosea monosaccharide sugar having six carbon atoms and an aldehyde group
English > aldohexose: 1 sense > noun 1, substance
MeaningA monosaccharide sugar having six carbon atoms and an aldehyde group.
NarrowerglucoseA monosaccharide sugar that has several forms
BroaderaldoseA monosaccharide sugar that contains the aldehyde group or is hemiacetal
hexoseA monosaccharide that contains six carbon atoms per molecule
Spanishaldohexosa
Catalanaldohexosa

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