Definition of Pentoside

1. [n -S]



Lexicographical Neighbors of Pentoside

penton
penton base
pentonate
pentonates
pentone
pentonic acid
pentons
pentosan
pentosan sulfuric polyester
pentosans
pentose
pentoses
pentoside (current term)
pentosides
pentostatin
pentosuria
pentosyltransferase
pentosyltransferases
pentothal
pentoxazone
pentoxide
pentoxides
pentoxifylline
pentoxyl
pentraxin
pentraxins
pentremite

Literary usage of Pentoside

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Journal of the American Chemical Society by American Chemical Society (1910)
"I could add here that only on hydrolysis of the pentoside was it possible to ... This pentoside had the same properties as inosine in its behavior towards ..."

2. Physiological chemistry: A Text-book and Manual for Students by Albert Prescott Mathews (1916)
"Its constitution was worked out by Levene, who succeeded in isolating from it both a compound of guanine and pentose, a pentoside, or a nucleoside as he ..."

3. The Simple Carbohydrates and the Glucosides by Edward Frankland Armstrong (1919)
"Originally discovered by Schulze in the seeds of Lupinus luteus, it was recognised as a pentoside by Schulze and Castoro. It is identical with the guanosin ..."

4. A Treatise on Pharmacy for Students and Pharmacists by Charles Caspari, Evander Francis Kelly (1920)
"(The name pentoside is used to designate a class of carbohydrates capable of yielding upon hydrolysis with diluted acids, pentoses or sugars having 5 carbon ..."

5. Essentials of pharmacy: A Ready Reference for Students of Pharmacy by Lucius Elmer Sayre, L. D. Havenhill (1918)
"A pentoside is analogous to a glucoside, but differing in that one of the products of decomposition is a pentose instead of a hexose (glucose). Phenols. ..."

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