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saccharose

[sak-uh-rohs] /ˈsæk əˌroʊs/
noun, Chemistry
1.
Origin
1875-1880
1875-80; sacchar- + -ose2
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  • Diseased leaves from each plant were surface disinfested and put on potato-saccharose nutrition medium.
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saccharose

/ˈsækəˌrəʊz; -ˌrəʊs/
noun
1.
a technical name for sugar (sense 1)
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