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Medical Term:

6-sulfoquinovosyl diacylglycerol

Pronunciation: sul'fo-kwi'no-vo'sil di-as'il-glis'er-ol

Definition: Quinovose containing an SO3H on C-6 and a doubly substituted glycerol on C-1; the sulfolipid occurring in all photosynthetic tissues.

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