saccharo-


variant of sacchar- before a consonant: saccharometer.

Nearby words

  1. saccharimeter,
  2. saccharimetry,
  3. saccharin,
  4. saccharine,
  5. saccharize,
  6. saccharofarinaceous,
  7. saccharoid,
  8. saccharolactic acid,
  9. saccharolytic,
  10. saccharometabolism

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British Dictionary definitions for saccharo-

saccharo-

before a vowel sacchar-

combining form

sugarsaccharomycete

Word Origin for saccharo-

via Latin from Greek sakkharon, ultimately from Sanskrit śarkarā sugar

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Medicine definitions for saccharo-

saccharo-

pref.

Sugar:saccharide.

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