trisaccharide

noun
tri·​sac·​cha·​ride | \ (ˌ)trī-ˈsa-kə-ˌrīd How to pronounce trisaccharide (audio) \

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.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/trisaccharide. Accessed 22 Jun. 2021.

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trisaccharide

noun
tri·​sac·​cha·​ride | \ (ˈ)trī-ˈsak-ə-ˌrīd How to pronounce trisaccharide (audio) \

Medical Definition of trisaccharide

: a sugar that yields on complete hydrolysis three monosaccharide molecules

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