sucrose

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Singular
sucrose

Plural
sucroses

  1. Sucrose is a disaccharide that is made up of two simple sugars, glucose and fructose.
Types of sugar

Monosaccharides (C6H12O6) — glucosefructosegalactose

Disaccharides (C12H22O11) — maltosesucroselactose

Polysaccharidesstarchcelluloseglycogen