trisaccharide

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

Definition of trisaccharide

  1. :  a sugar that yields on complete hydrolysis three monosaccharide molecules

Origin and Etymology of trisaccharide

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: circa 1899


Medical Dictionary

trisaccharide

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

Medical Definition of trisaccharide

  1. :  a sugar that yields on complete hydrolysis three monosaccharide molecules


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