tetrasaccharide

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tetrasaccharide tet·ra·sac·cha·ride (tět'rə-sāk'ə-rīd')
n.
A sugar containing four monosaccharide molecules.

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tetrasaccharide

noun
any of a variety of carbohydrates that yield four monosaccharide molecules on complete hydrolysis 
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