Meaning of “polysaccharide” in the English Dictionary

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"polysaccharide" in American English

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polysaccharidenoun [ U ]

/ˌpɑl·iˈsæk·əˌrɑɪd/

biology a type of carbohydrate (= substance that provides energy), whose molecules (= smallest units of a substance) are groups of sugar molecules joined together

(Definition of “polysaccharide” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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