Meaning of “glucose” in the English Dictionary

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"glucose" in British English

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glucosenoun [ U ]

uk /ˈɡluː.kəʊs/ us /ˈɡluː.koʊs/ specialized

a type of sugar that is found in plants, especially fruit, and supplies an important part of the energy that animals need

(Definition of “glucose” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"glucose" in American English

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glucosenoun [ U ]

us /ˈɡlu·koʊs/

biology, chemistry a type of sugar that is found in many foods and that organisms use to get energy

(Definition of “glucose” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)