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fruit sugar

noun, Chemistry
1.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90
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Examples from the web for fruit sugar
  • With natural fruit sugar as the only no-no, these dessert caviars may be a dieter's dream.
  • The natural fruit sugar crystallizes after figs have been stored for an amount of time, forming a harmless white coating.
  • The state should review the minimum maturity standards of using fruit sugar to acid levels.
  • fruit sugar content, firmness, or size did not differ regardless of irrigation and ground cover system.
  • Spacing and genotype effects on fruit sugar concentration and yield of muskmelon.
  • Spacing and genotype effects on fruit sugar concentration and yi eld of muskmelon.
British Dictionary definitions for fruit sugar

fruit sugar

noun
1.
another name for fructose
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fruit sugar in Medicine

fruit sugar n.
See fructose.

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