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disaccharide

noun [C] uk   us   /daɪˈsæk.ə.raɪd/ specialized
a sugar that is formed of two single sugar molecules: Sucrose is a disaccharide made of one fructose and one glucose molecule.
Translations of “disaccharide”
in Chinese (Traditional) 雙糖(由兩個單糖分子組成的糖類)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 二糖(由两个单糖分子组成的糖类)…
(Definition of disaccharide from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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