[glahy-kuh-leyt] /ˈglaɪ kəˌleɪt/
a salt or ester of .
[glahy-kol-ik] /glaɪˈkɒl ɪk/ adjective 1. pertaining to or derived from .
noun 1. a colorless, crystalline, water-soluble powder, C 2 H 4 O 3 , that is a major substrate for photorespiration in plants: used chiefly for textile printing and dyeing and in pesticides. noun 1. a colourless crystalline soluble hygroscopic compound found in sugar cane and sugar beet: used in tanning and in the manufacture […]
- Glycolic aciduria
glycolic aciduria n. Excessive excretion of glycolic acid in the urine.
[glahy-kuh-lip-id] /ˌglaɪ kəˈlɪp ɪd/ noun, Biochemistry. 1. any of a class of , comprising the cerebrosides and gangliosides, that upon hydrolysis yield galactose or a similar sugar, a fatty acid, and sphingosine or dihydrosphingosine. /ˌɡlaɪkəʊˈlɪpɪd/ noun 1. any of a group of lipids containing a carbohydrate group, commonly glucose or galactose glycolipid gly·co·lip·id (glī’kə-lĭp’ĭd) n. […]