hexosans

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hex·o·sans

(hek'sō-sanz),
Polysaccharides with the general formula (C6H10O5)x that, on hydrolysis, yield hexoses; included are glucosans (glucans), mannans, galactans, and fructosans (fructans).
Synonym(s): polyhexoses

hex·o·sans

(hek'sō-sanz)
Polysaccharides with the general formula (C6H10O5)x that, on hydrolysis, yield hexoses; included are glucosans (glucans), mannans, galactans, and fructosans (fructans).
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