cane sugar


: sugar from sugarcane

Examples of cane sugar in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The drinks can be sweetened either with cane sugar or honey sourced from Sacramento honey shop The Bee Box. Camila Pedrosa, Sacramento Bee, 4 June 2024 Made with Tahitian Bourbon vanilla beans, Italian wheat flours, raw cane sugar, and Italian acacia honey, the cake is baked to perfection with dark chocolate chunks and candied strawberries. Meaghan Kenny, Condé Nast Traveler, 24 Jan. 2024 It’s sweetened with stevia extract and cane sugar and contains natural flavorings. Lainey Younkin, Ms, Rd, Parents, 15 May 2024 They are sweetened with organic cane sugar and contain natural flavors and colorings from organic carrots, berries, and turmeric. Anne Cook Carroll, Verywell Health, 15 May 2024 See all Example Sentences for cane sugar 

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Word History

First Known Use

1761, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of cane sugar was in 1761

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“Cane sugar.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Jun. 2024.

Kids Definition

cane sugar

: sugar from sugarcane

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