Meaning of dulcitol

dul•ci•tol

Pronunciation: (dul'si-tôl", -tol"), [key]
— n. Biochem.
  1. a water-soluble sugar alcohol, CHO, isomeric with sorbitol, that is found in many plant species and is prepared in the laboratory by galactose reduction. Also called
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