sweet water

noun

Definition of sweet water

1 : a dilute solution of glycerol sweet water from the hydrolysis of fats may contain 10 to 25 percent of glycerol
2 : a sugar solution especially : one obtained by recovery of waste sugar during refining

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“Sweet water.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sweet%20water. Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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