glycuronic acid


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glycuronic acid

[¦glik·yə¦rän·ik ′as·əd]
(biochemistry)
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Yellow mustard mucilage was first reported to be composed of cellulose (50%) together with acidic polysaccharides which yielded arabinose, galactose, rhamnose, galacturonic and glycuronic acids on hydrolysis, as well as containing methoxyl groups [59].