The term dextrose refers to a dextrorotary (or dextrorotary) form of glucose (or grape sugar), a type of sugar with the molecular formula of C6H12O6.

-see also:
"Dextrose" is in the UNSPSC Code "51171811"
  Combinational fructose Dextrose and phosphoric acid

Ref: 123259/2006-09-24

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