Definition of "saccharify" []

  • (verb-transitive) To convert (starch, for example) into sugar.

Use "saccharify" in a sentence

  • "It is proposed for use with sugar based raw materials, which do not require the heating necessary to saccharify cassava starch."
  • "Utilization of the cellulase and - glucosidase to saccharify cellulose yields 5-15 percent glucose syrups in continuous hydrolysis or 10-30 percent glucose syrups in batch hydrolysis."

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