Maltose is a type of sugar that is found in many fruits and vegetables. It is also used in food and drinks.

  • The maltose in the drink is going to give it a sweet flavor.

  • The maltose in the cake is going to make it sweet.

Definition of maltose


a white crystalline sugar formed during the digestion of starches


malt sugar

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Example Sentences for maltose

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    But I don't think it will discolour maltose.

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    Cellobiose and maltose are examples of reducing disaccharides.

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    It is a hard maltose candy with sesame and ginger flavours.

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    Crystal structure of a catalytic intermediate of the maltose transporter.

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    Then the question is how to remove maltose from MBP.

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    See the kind of sugar, maltose, that is made by the megaton worldwide.

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    Sulfated oligosaccharides of the maltose series useful as complement inhibitors.

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    Maltitol is made by hydrogenation of maltose obtained from starch.

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    It helps amylase to digest a limit dextrin to produce maltose.

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    The maltose will be the yeast's main food source during fermentation.