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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An essential structural component of living cells and source of energy for animals.

Usage examples (38)
  • To each carbohydrate is attached one of the four nitrogen-containing bases:
  • Professor Bernardo A. Houssay on the role of the adrenalin carbohydrate metabolism.
  • There are also individual alterations in carbohydrate, protein, and fat metabolism.
  • Haworth did outstanding work in carbohydrate chemistry, establishing the ring structure of glucose. for more
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