saccharoid

adjective
sac·​cha·​roid | \ˈsakəˌrȯid\
variants: or less commonly saccharoidal \¦⸗⸗¦rȯidᵊl \

Definition of saccharoid 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: crystalline, granular saccharoid stone

saccharoid

noun
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plural -s

Definition of saccharoid (Entry 2 of 2)

: a saccharoid substance

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First Known Use of saccharoid

Adjective

1833, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for saccharoid

Adjective

saccharoid International Scientific Vocabulary sacchar- + -oid; saccharoidal from saccharoid + -al

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