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English definition of “carbohydrate”


noun [C, U]     /ˌkɑːbəʊˈhaɪdreɪt/ (also informal carb)
a substance in food such as sugar, potatoes, etc that gives your body energyBiochemistryDiets and dieting
(Definition of carbohydrate noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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