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simple sugar

noun, Chemistry
Origin of simple sugar
1940-1945
1940-45
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  • Both ladyfingers and sponge drops, after being baked, are put together in twos by means of a simple sugar icing.

    Woman's Institute Library of Cookery, Vol. 4 Woman's Institute of Domestic Arts and Sciences
  • They are built up of many sugar molecules, which yield upon complete hydrolysis many molecules of simple sugar.

    Dietetics for Nurses Fairfax T. Proudfit
  • simple sugar icings into which some butter is beaten may also be utilized to advantage in making French pastry of this kind.

    Woman's Institute Library of Cookery, Vol. 4 Woman's Institute of Domestic Arts and Sciences
simple sugar in Medicine

simple sugar n.
See monosaccharide.

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simple sugar in Science
simple sugar  
See monosaccharide.
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