corn sugar

noun

Origin:
1840–50, Americanism

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corn sugar n.
Dextrose obtained from cornstarch.

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Example sentences
Once fermentation is complete, we'll add a little corn sugar to aid carbonation
  before bottling.
And so goodbye high fructose corn syrup, hello corn sugar.
To do this, it uses a whole-cell biocatalyst system to make lactic acid by
  fermenting corn sugar.
The company now uses liquid corn sugar in addition to cane, but otherwise its
  recipes haven't changed.
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