Definition of “disaccharide” - English Dictionary

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disaccharidenoun [ C ]

/dɑɪˈsæk·əˌrɑɪd/

biology a type of sugar that is formed of two simple sugar molecules (= smallest unit of a substance)

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