Lactose - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈlæktoʊs|  American pronunciation of the word lactose
Brit.  |ˈlaktəʊz|  British pronunciation of the word lactose

noun

- a sugar comprising one glucose molecule linked to a galactose molecule; occurs only in milk

cow's milk contains about 4.7% lactose

Examples

cow's milk contains about 4.7% lactose

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