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a sugar, each molecule of which yields three molecules of monosaccharides on hydrolysis.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.
A carbohydrate containing three monosaccharide residues, for example, raffinose.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
A carbohydrate that yields three monosaccharides upon hydrolysis.
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trisaccharidean OLIGOSACCHARIDE whose molecules have three linked MONOSACCHARIDE molecules.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005