Meaning of rhamnohexose in English:

rhamnohexose

noun

rare
  • A methyl hexose sugar synthesized from rhamnose.

    Formula: C₇H₁₄O₆.

Pronunciation

rhamnohexose

/ˌramnə(ʊ)ˈhɛksəʊs/ /ˌramnə(ʊ)ˈhɛksəʊz/

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Journal of the Society of Chemical Industry. After German Rhamnohexose (E. Fischer & O. Piloty 1890, in Berichte der Deutsch. Chem. Ges 23 3102.