Definition of Osazone

1. Noun. (chemistry) any glycoside of an aldose or 2-ketose formed by reaction with excess of an aryl-hydrazine ¹



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Medical Definition of Osazone

1. The compound formed by certain sugars (e.g., glucose, galactose, fructose) with excess hydrazines, possessing two hydrazones on carbons 1 and 2 instead of only one at C-1, as in the ordinary hydrazone; osazone's formed with phenylhydrazine (phenylosazones) are used to characterise and identify certain sugars. Synonym: dihydrazone. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Osazone

os trigonum
os triquetrum
os unguis
os uteri internum
os vesalianum
os zygomaticum
osage orange
osages
osakate
osanetant
osanne
osar
osarizawaite
osarsite
osazone (current term)
osazones
osbornite
oscheocele
oscheocoele
oscillancy
oscillaria
oscillate
oscillated

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