[gloo-kyoo r-uh-nahyd] /gluˈkyʊər əˌnaɪd/

noun, Biochemistry.
a glycoside that yields glucuronic acid upon hydrolysis.

glucuronide glu·cu·ro·nide (glōō-kyur’ə-nīd’)
Any of various derivatives of glucuronic acid that often combine with toxic organic compounds and are excreted.


Read Also:

  • Glue

    [gloo] /glu/ noun 1. a hard, impure, protein gelatin, obtained by boiling skins, hoofs, and other animal substances in water, that when melted or diluted is a strong adhesive. 2. any of various solutions or preparations of this substance, used as an adhesive. 3. any of various other solutions or preparations that can be used […]

  • Glueball

    [gloo-bawl] /ˈgluˌbɔl/ noun, Physics. 1. a hypothetical object consisting of two or more gluons.

  • Glue-cell

    noun 1. . [kol-uh-blast] /ˈkɒl əˌblæst/ noun, Zoology. 1. one of the cells covered with sticky granules on the tentacles of a ctenophore, which aid in capturing prey.

  • Glue ear

    noun 1. accumulation of fluid in the middle ear in children, caused by infection and sometimes resulting in deafness

Disclaimer: Glucuronide definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.