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synonyms for sugar

  • carbohydrate
  • candy
  • caramel
  • dextrose
  • fructose
  • glucose
  • lactose
  • levulose
  • maltose
  • saccharin
  • saccharose
  • sucrose
  • sweetener
  • xylose
  • cassonade
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How to use sugar in a sentence

If saccharide reminds you of sugar, it’s because sugars are saccharides.
SCIENTISTS SAY: CARBOHYDRATEBETHANY BROOKSHIREAUGUST 24, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
Leaves, for instance, get their green from chlorophyll — the same chemical that helps them make sugar from sunlight.
LET’S LEARN ABOUT COLORSBETHANY BROOKSHIREJUNE 11, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
That let them identify proteins, sugars and metals in the slime.
THIS TUBE WORM’S GLOWING SLIME MAY HELP SUSTAIN ITS OWN SHINECAROLYN WILKEJUNE 5, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
That yeast breaks down glucose, a simple sugar, to make beer’s alcohol and carbon dioxide.
PLANETS WITH HYDROGEN SKIES COULD HARBOR LIFELISA GROSSMANJUNE 2, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
They received pollen and a sugar water solution, but no pesticide.
PESTICIDES CAN HAVE LONG-TERM IMPACT ON BUMBLEBEE LEARNINGALISON PEARCE STEVENSMAY 18, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
They thrive on carbon dioxide, using it and light to make the sugars that fuel their growth.
THIS ‘LIVING’ CONCRETE SLURPS UP A GREENHOUSE GASCAROLYN WILKEMAY 6, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
For example, I had three groups with different amounts of sugar in the water.
ROCK CANDY SCIENCE 2: NO SUCH THING AS TOO MUCH SUGARBETHANY BROOKSHIREAPRIL 30, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
A microbe called yeast, for example, ferments the sugars in bread dough.
SCIENTISTS SAY: FERMENTATIONCAROLYN WILKEMARCH 9, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
That’s because the sugar — or glucose — is needed for brain energy.
THE ZERO-MINUTE WORKOUT (EP. 383 REBROADCAST)STEPHEN J. DUBNERJANUARY 2, 2020FREAKONOMICS
His chief duty on the sugar plantation is to keep the monkeys out of the cane.
ALILA, OUR LITTLE PHILIPPINE COUSINMARY HAZELTON WADE
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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