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Synonyms for glucose
ˈglu koʊsglu·cose

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  1. glucosenoun

    blood sugar, grape sugar, corn sugar

  2. glucosenoun

    A simple monosaccharide (sugar) with a molecular formula of CHO; it is a principle source of energy for cellular metabolism.

    blood sugar, grape sugar, corn sugar

Princeton's WordNet

  1. glucosenoun

    a monosaccharide sugar that has several forms; an important source of physiological energy

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Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. glucosenoun

    grape-sugar, starch-sugar

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  1. Maya Adam:

    Whole food carbohydrates take longer to break down into simple sugars, and a part of them — the fiber — ca n’t be broken down at all, this means that whole, intact grains do n’t cause the same spikes in blood sugar that we experience when we eat simple sugars. Blood sugar spikes trigger insulin spikes, which can destabilize our blood glucose and … be the underlying cause of health problems in the long run.

  2. Kurt Roemer:

    Factors such as sleep analysis, continuous monitoring of blood glucose for diabetics, blood pressure readings, pulse and heart rhythms, and even average levels of activity based on steps taken can provide doctors and clinicians with a much more complete assessment of a person’s health condition.

  3. Phil Southerland:

    I nearly put our company out of business in 2010 ... because I bought 400 blood glucose monitors, and I took about 40,000 test strips in bike boxes to the Tour of Rwanda.

  4. Brianna Moore:

    So some women may use it in pregnancy, thinking that it's a safe alternative to other medicines, even prescribed medications, yet studies show connections between marijuana use during pregnancy and low-birth weight in babies and behavioral problems later in childhood, and there may be links to glucose and weight issues as well.

  5. Xiaying Li:

    Particular components in tea, such as polyphenols, may reduce blood glucose concentration by inhibiting the activity of α-glucosidase and/or inhibiting the activity of other enzymes, but a sufficient amount of the bioactive substance is required to be effective.

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