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Medical Term:

dextransucrase

Pronunciation: deks'tran-su'kras

Definition: A glucosyltransferase that builds poly(a-1,6-d-glucosyl), polyglucoses, dextrans, or a-glucans, from sucrose, releasing d-fructose residues.

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