malt sugar


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Recent Examples on the Web The second is disaccharides, which are just two of these single sugar molecules linked together: sucrose, or table sugar (glucose + fructose); lactose, or milk sugar (glucose + galactose); and maltose, or malt sugar (glucose + glucose). Carolyn L. Todd, SELF, "Can Our Bodies Even Tell the Difference Between Naturally Occurring and Added Sugars?," 24 June 2019

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First Known Use of malt sugar

1862, in the meaning defined above

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“Malt sugar.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Jan. 2021.

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