trisaccharide

noun
tri·​sac·​cha·​ride | \(ˌ)trī-ˈsa-kə-ˌrīd \

Definition of trisaccharide 

: a sugar that yields on complete hydrolysis three monosaccharide molecules

First Known Use of trisaccharide

circa 1899, in the meaning defined above

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trisaccharide

noun
tri·​sac·​cha·​ride | \(ˈ)trī-ˈsak-ə-ˌrīd \

Medical Definition of trisaccharide 

: a sugar that yields on complete hydrolysis three monosaccharide molecules

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