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oligofructose

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noun oli·go·fruc·tose \-ˈfrək-ˌtōs, -ˈfrük-, -ˈfru̇k-, -ˌtōz\

Medical Definition of oligofructose

  1. :  a short-chain polysaccharide that is produced by partial enzymatic hydrolysis of inulin and is used similarly to inulin in processed foods




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