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  • noun acarbose a type of diabetes medicine taken orally to slow and reduce the supply of glucose to the blood. 3
  • noun acarbose An antidiabetic drug that inhibits alpha glucosidase. 1
  • noun acarbose a drug, C 25 H 43 NO 18 , used in the treatment of non-insulin-dependent diabetes: lowers blood sugar by inhibiting the enzymes that aid in starch and disaccharide digestion. 1
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