levulose


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levulose:

see fructosefructose
, levulose
, or fruit sugar,
simple sugar found in honey and in the fruit and other parts of plants. It is much sweeter than sucrose (cane sugar).
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levulose

[′lev·yə‚lōs]
(biochemistry)
LevorotatoryD-fructose.