Saccharize
Saccharize Sac"cha*rize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Saccharized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Saccharizing}.] To convert into, or to impregnate with, sugar. [1913 Webster]

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  • saccharize — saccharization, n. /sak euh ruyz /, v.t., saccharized, saccharizing. 1. to convert into sugar; saccharify. 2. to convert (the starches in grain) to fermentable sugars during mashing. Also, esp. Brit., saccharise. [1755 65; SACCHAR + IZE] * * * …   Universalium

  • saccharize — saccharization, n. /sak euh ruyz /, v.t., saccharized, saccharizing. 1. to convert into sugar; saccharify. 2. to convert (the starches in grain) to fermentable sugars during mashing. Also, esp. Brit., saccharise. [1755 65; SACCHAR + IZE] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Saccharized — Saccharize Sac cha*rize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Saccharized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Saccharizing}.] To convert into, or to impregnate with, sugar. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Saccharizing — Saccharize Sac cha*rize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Saccharized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Saccharizing}.] To convert into, or to impregnate with, sugar. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • saccharise — /ˈsækəraɪz/ (say sakuhruyz) verb (t) (saccharised, saccharising) 1. to convert into sugar; saccharify. 2. to convert (the starches in grain) to fermentable sugars during mashing. Also, saccharize. –saccharisation /ˌsækəraɪˈzeɪʃən/ (say .sakuhruy… …   Australian English dictionary

  • saccharine —   a. very sweet; cloying; pertaining to sugar.    ♦ saccharic, a. pertaining to saccharine substances.    ♦ sacchariferous, a. containing sugar.    ♦ saccharify,    ♦ saccharize, v.t. transform into, or impregnate with, sugar.    ♦ saccharimeter …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • sac|char|i|fy — «suh KAR uh fy, SAK uhr uh », transitive verb, fied, fy|ing. to change (as starch) into sugar; saccharize …   Useful english dictionary

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