saccharate

noun
sac·​cha·​rate | \ ˈsak-ə-ˌrāt How to pronounce saccharate (audio) , -rət How to pronounce saccharate (audio) \

Medical Definition of saccharate

1 : a salt or ester of saccharic acid
2 : a metallic derivative of a sugar usually with a bivalent metal (as calcium or barium) especially : sucrate

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“Saccharate.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/saccharate. Accessed 18 Sep. 2020.

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