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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.

cane sug·ar

d-sucrose. See: sucrose.

cane sugar

sucrose from sugar cane.


A nonreducing disaccharide made up of d-glucose and d-fructose obtained from sugar cane, Saccharum officinarum (family Gramineae), from several species of sorghum, and from the sugar beet, Beta vulgaris (family Chenopodiaceae); the common sweetener, table sugar, used in the manufacture of syrup and confections.
Synonym(s): saccharose.

cane sugar,

n sucrose derived from sugarcane
(Saccharum officinarum), the chemical formula of which is C12 H22 O11. This is used in both solid and syrupy homeopathic medicines.
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2 to 6 tablespoons sugar, preferably natural cane sugar (to taste)
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