Definition of saccharose in English:

saccharose

noun

Chemistry
  • another term for sucrose
    • ‘However, the degree of ordering is much higher for the anthracene-based carbons than the carbons prepared from saccharose, which remain disordered even at 2300°C.’
    • ‘The same trend is observed for the mono- and the disaccharide with a more pronounced swelling excess with the disaccharide, as previously reported with other disaccharides like lactose or saccharose.’
    • ‘This is a liquid product composed of a blend of organic compounds, designed to prevent the degradation of saccharose in the milling process, stabilizing sugar cane juice purity.’

Origin

Late 19th century: from modern Latin saccharum sugar + -ose.

Pronunciation:

saccharose

/ˈsakəˌrōs/