aldoses

https://doi.org/10.1351/goldbook.A00213
Aldehydic parent @S06088@ (polyhydroxyaldehydes H[CH(OH)]nC(=O)H, n ≥ 2) and their @I03130@ @H02774@.
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See also:
monosaccharides
Source:
PAC, 1995, 67, 1307. (Glossary of class names of organic compounds and reactivity intermediates based on structure (IUPAC Recommendations 1995)) on page 1313 [Terms] [Paper]