trisaccharide


tri·sac·cha·ride

noun \(ˌ)trī-ˈsa-kə-ˌrīd\

Definition of TRISACCHARIDE

:  a sugar that yields on complete hydrolysis three monosaccharide molecules

Origin of TRISACCHARIDE

International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: circa 1899

tri·sac·cha·ride

noun \(ˈ)trī-ˈsak-ə-ˌrīd\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of TRISACCHARIDE

: a sugar that yields on complete hydrolysis three monosaccharide molecules

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: trisect
Previous Word in the Dictionary: trireme
All Words Near: trisaccharide

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up trisaccharide? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More