Glucose is a sugar with the molecular formula C6H12O6. The name "glucose" (/ˈ ɡluːkoʊs/) comes from the Greek word γλυκος, meaning "swe...
a sugar, C 6 H 12 O 6, having several optically different forms, the common
dextrorotatory form (
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A monosaccharide sugar, C6H12O6, that is used by living things to obtain energy through the process of aerobic respiration within cells. It is the principal ...