Dictionary

saccharide

noun sac·cha·ride \ˈsa-kə-ˌrīd\

Definition of SACCHARIDE

:  a monosaccharide sugar or combination of sugars :  carbohydrate
ADVERTISEMENT

First Known Use of SACCHARIDE

1895
Medical Dictionary

saccharide

noun sac·cha·ride \ˈsak-ə-ˌrīd also -rəd\

Medical Definition of SACCHARIDE

:  a simple sugar, combination of sugars, or polymerized sugar—see disaccharide, monosaccharide, oligosaccharide, polysaccharide, trisaccharide

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: saccharificationPrevious Word in the Dictionary: saccharicAll Words Near: saccharide
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears