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grape sugar

n.
Dextrose obtained from grapes.
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grape sugar

n
(Elements & Compounds) another name for dextrose
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dex•trose

(ˈdɛk stroʊs)

n.
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.
[1865–70]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.grape sugar - an isomer of glucose that is found in honey and sweet fruitsgrape sugar - an isomer of glucose that is found in honey and sweet fruits
glucose - a monosaccharide sugar that has several forms; an important source of physiological energy
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Translations

grape sugar

n. dextrosa, azúcar de uva y de otras frutas.
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You might find them listed as sucrose, glucose, grape sugar, dextrose, maltose, ethyl maltol or fructose."
Wines have the longest shelf-life when all of their grape sugar has been converted into alcohol, which helps explain why most wines were historically dry, not sweet.
The foods listed on the health services' warning are: Multigrain Cereal for children, with sell-by dates 01.11.13 and 11.09.13; Buckwheat Cereal for children, expiring on 21.09.13, 25.09.13 and 16.09.13; Oatmeal Cereal for children, which expires on 14.11.13; Semolina Cereal for children, expiring on 29.03.13; Cornflour Cereal for children, sell-by date 14.11.13 and Grape Sugar Dextromed for children, which expires on 10.11.13.
C6 H12 O6 is better known as dextrose, glucose, grape sugar or blood sugar (Page 31, November 26).
The Bedrosians also discovered that grape sugar concentration from the wash water could be sold to local distilleries to make grape alcohol, providing the concentrations were high enough.
It was moved to an incubator and given seven infusions of liquid grape sugar, but did not recover.
Because these grapes contain a greater amount of natural grape sugar, dessert wines are usually made from them.
Until Payen's discovery, carbohydrates had been given ordinary names such as cane sugar, grape sugar, starch, and so on.