Synanthrose

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Synanthrose (Chem) A variety of sugar, isomeric with sucrose, found in the tubers of the Jerusalem artichoke (Helianthus tuberosus), in the dahlia, and other Composit√¶.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n synanthrose Same as levulin.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
From NL. Synantheræ, the Compositæ; Gr. sy`n with + blooming