Medical Dictionary

complex carbohydrate


Medical Definition of COMPLEX CARBOHYDRATE

:  a polysaccharide (as starch or cellulose) consisting of usually hundreds or thousands of monosaccharide units; also :  a food (as rice or pasta) composed primarily of such polysaccharides


May 30, 2015
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