from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Dextrose obtained from cornstarch.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Dextrose, especially originating from corn starch
  • n. A deceptive term for high fructose corn syrup developed by corn refiners meant to imply sugar

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. dextrose used as sweetening agent
  • n. dextrose made by hydrolysis of cornstarch


corn + sugar (Wiktionary)


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