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Medical Term:

l-rhamnose

Pronunciation: ram'nos

Definition: A methylpentose present in several plant glycosides, found in lipopolysaccharides of Enterobacteriaceae, and in rutinose (a disaccharide), and in free form in poison sumac.

Synonym(s): isodulcit

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