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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A complex carbohydrate found in many plants and used as a sweetening agent.

Usage examples (38)
  • Meanwhile, sucrose is simply consumed by all bacteria, Zehner said.
  • Table sugar is sucrose, which is half glucose and half fructose.
  • To be clear about the difference between sucrose, the sucrose is a disaccharide.
  • The stuff we put in our coffee, called sucrose, is a compound of equal parts fructose and glucose, for more
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