oligofructose

noun
oli·​go·​fruc·​tose | \ -ˈfrək-ˌtōs, -ˈfrük-, -ˈfru̇k-, -ˌtōz How to pronounce oligofructose (audio) \

Medical Definition of oligofructose

: a short-chain polysaccharide that is produced by partial enzymatic hydrolysis of inulin and is used similarly to inulin in processed foods

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“Oligofructose.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/oligofructose. Accessed 9 May. 2021.

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