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Heteropolysaccharides which contain an N-acetylated hexosamine in a characteristic repeating disaccharide unit. The repeating structure of each disaccharide involves alternate 1,4- and 1,3-linkages consisting of either N-acetylglucosamine or N-acetylgalactosamine.
The numerical value of glycosaminoglycans in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of glycosaminoglycans in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
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