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oligosaccharide definition

  • noun:
    • A carbohydrate that is made of a somewhat small number of monosaccharides.
    • a polysaccharide of low molecular fat, becoming a polymer of between three and seven monosaccharide units
    • some of the carbs that yield just a few monosaccharide particles on complete hydrolysis
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