corn sugar

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corn sugar

Dextrose obtained from cornstarch.
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(ˈdɛk stroʊs)

the dextrorotatory form of glucose, occurring in fruits and in animal tissues and commercially obtainable from starch by acid hydrolysis. Also called corn sugar, grape sugar.
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Noun1.corn sugar - dextrose made by hydrolysis of cornstarchcorn sugar - dextrose made by hydrolysis of cornstarch
glucose - a monosaccharide sugar that has several forms; an important source of physiological energy
2.corn sugar - dextrose used as sweetening agent
refined sugar, sugar - a white crystalline carbohydrate used as a sweetener and preservative
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