What does saccharide mean?

Definitions for saccharideˈsæk əˌraɪd, -ər ɪd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. carbohydrate, saccharide, sugar(noun)

    an essential structural component of living cells and source of energy for animals; includes simple sugars with small molecules as well as macromolecular substances; are classified according to the number of monosaccharide groups they contain


  1. saccharide(Noun)

    The unit structure of carbohydrates, of general formula CHO. Either the simple sugars or polymers such as starch and cellulose. The saccharides exist in either a ring or short chain conformation, and typically contain five or six carbon atoms.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of saccharide in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of saccharide in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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  1. saccharidesaccharidesaccharide

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