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English definition of “saccharin”


noun [U]     /ˈsæk.ər.ɪn/ US  /-ɚ-/
a very sweet artificial substance that is used to replace sugar , especially by people who want to lose weight or who must not eat sugar : saccharin tablets Sugar and sugar substitutes
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