Definition of "saccharose" []

  • See sucrose. (noun)

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Use "saccharose" in a sentence
  • "These products are: two saturated chains aliphatic hydrocarbons (C33H68 and C35H72), saccharose, two pentacyclic triterpenes of the ursane group (alpha-amyrine, urs-12-ene-3-one), a new polymethoxy flavonoid"
  • "Nitro-molasses, which is a liquid product, has also been proposed, and nitro-saccharose, the product obtained by the nitration of sugar."
  • "-- In certain cases a corresponding percentage of lactose, maltose, or saccharose is substituted for glucose."