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pyran

 [pi´ran]
a cyclic compound in which the ring consists of 5 carbon atoms and 1 oxygen atom.

py·ran

(pī'ran),
A cyclic compound that may be considered the formal parent of sugars with an oxygen bridge from carbon atoms 1-5 (the pyranoses).

pyran

/py·ran/ (pi´ran) a cyclic compound in which the ring consists of five carbon atoms and one oxygen atom.
Pyran.

pyran

a cyclic compound in which the ring consists of five carbon atoms and one oxygen atom.
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