beet sugar

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a sweet carbohydrate of either animal or vegetable origin; the two principal groups are the disaccharides and the monosaccharides.
beet sugar sucrose from sugar beets.
blood sugar
1. glucose occurring in the blood.
2. the amount of glucose in the blood.
cane sugar sucrose from sugar cane.
fruit sugar fructose.
invert sugar a mixture of equal amounts of dextrose and fructose, obtained by hydrolyzing sucrose; used in solution as a parenteral nutrient.

beet sug·ar

d-sucrose. See: sucrose.

beet sugar

sucrose from sugar beets.

beet sugar

Sucrose obtained from sugar beets.
See also: sugar
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If soda makers swapped HFCS for sucrose, the biggest improvement will likely be the sales of cane and beet sugar.
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At the same time, American Beet Sugar provided field workers to those growers who were short of labour.
By comparing the two tables, we see that the WTP for refined beet sugar is higher than that for raw cane sugar in all cases.
For example, they replaced vanilla with local honey in their ice cream, used local gooseberries in place of an orange in the main course, and exchanged cane sugar for home-produced beet sugar.
Helen King at the helm; local associates affiliated with the regional; and Western Beet Sugar Producers Inc.
Produced from pure beet sugar, it has a mild, sugar-like sweetness profile, while supplying only half as many calories.
In 2005, the Cuban government signed contracts with Belarus for the purchase of about 50,000 tons of beet sugar.
Eridania is a beet sugar manufacturer and is the market leader in the Italian sugar sector.