Starch sugar

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Starch sugar (Com. Chem) a variety of dextrose made by the action of heat and acids on starch from corn, potatoes, etc.; -- called also potato sugar corn sugar, and, inaccurately, invert sugar. See Dextrose, and Glucose.
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Usage

In literature:

Sugars and starches are abundant in fruits and vegetables.
"Ontario Teachers' Manuals: Household Science in Rural Schools" by Ministry of Education Ontario
Sometimes the plant uses the starch and sugar immediately.
"Agriculture for Beginners" by Charles William Burkett
Lettuce contains about 7 per cent of solids, of which 1.5 is protein and 2.5 starch and sugar.
"Human Foods and Their Nutritive Value" by Harry Snyder
This is made from potato starch; but it is hard to obtain here, and I have found crushed loaf sugar answer every purpose.
"The Cultivation of The Native Grape, and Manufacture of American Wines" by George Husmann
Apparently this freezing transformed some of the starch to sugar.
"Northern Nut Growers Association Report of the Proceedings at the Forty-Second Annual Meeting" by Northern Nut Growers Association
Edited by ROBERT HUTTER, Chemist, Practical Manufacturer of Starch-Sugar.
"Mechanical Drawing Self-Taught" by Joshua Rose
The natural tendency of the tree under high cultivation would be to change tannin over into sugar and starch.
"Northern Nut Growers Association, Report of the Proceedings at the Third Annual Meeting" by Northern Nut Growers Association
Water; mineral matter; flavouring matter; starch or sugar, or both; acid (in fruit juice).
"Ontario Teachers' Manuals: Household Management" by Ministry of Education
A reduction of the sugar and starch in the feeding frequently cures this condition.
"The Eugenic Marriage, Vol 2 (of 4)" by W. Grant Hague
At this stage the starch is being converted into sugar, and this seems to be what the ants are after.
"Lippincott's Magazine, Vol. 22, November, 1878" by Various
To be absorbed and assimilated this starch must first be transformed into sugar.
"The Industries of Animals" by Frédéric Houssay
There is much starch in the latter when picked, which gradually changes to sugar on keeping.
"The Apple" by Various
Starch must be all changed to sugar before it can feed the cells.
"Applied Physiology" by Frank Overton
C. contain sugar during the winter months, even if they contain starch during warmer periods.
"The Chemistry of Plant Life" by Roscoe Wilfred Thatcher
If you wish to have it liquid make two thirds of a pint of thin starch, and stir it into the butter and sugar.
"The New England Cook Book, or Young Housekeeper's Guide" by Anonymous
We were meant to get our sugar by the personal manufacture of it from starch substances.
"Health Through Will Power" by James J. Walsh
There is therefore but little left for nutriment proper, as, for example, vegetable albumen, gluten, vegetable fat, starch, and sugar.
"Popular Books on Natural Science" by Aaron David Bernstein
The starch in the plant is changed into sugar which is slowly consumed.
"Tobacco Leaves" by W. A. Brennan
Indians shred the inner bark and dry it in the spring when it is rich in starch and sugar.
"Trees Worth Knowing" by Julia Ellen Rogers
Nature requires for the working of her plans materials of diverse natures: neither the oil, nor starch, nor sugar, will sustain life alone.
"Martyria" by Augustus C. Hamlin
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In news:

Glucose (GLUE-kohs) is the basic building block of starch and is the sugar in the blood that the body uses for energy.
Although typically purer than the "black tar" variety, white heroin is still often cut with substances such as sugar, starch, powdered milk or other drugs, making the active dose of heroin difficult to gauge.
Although typically purer than the "black tar" variety, white heroin is still often cut with substances such as sugar, starch , powdered milk or other drugs, making the active dose of heroin difficult to gauge.
Heinz does not plan to remove all modified starches and sugars from its products.
For her third Slow Food Fast contribution, Ms Waters shares a recipe for stone fruit (starch-free tree fruits with hard pits) with sugar-coated berries.
Although typically purer than the "black tar" variety, white heroin is still often cut with substances such as sugar, starch, powdered milk or other drugs, making the active dose of heroin difficult to gauge.
Honey 1 tblsp powdered sugar 1 tblsp corn starch pinch S & P. Mix the ingredients listed above in a bowl.
Blueberry filling ¾ cup granulated sugar 3 cups fresh blueberries 2 tablespoon corn starch 1/8 teaspoon salt 1 tablespoon lime juice 1 teaspoon lime zest.
To prepare the blueberry filling, in a saucepan over medium-high heat, stir together the blueberries , sugar, corn starch, and salt, and bring to a boil.
2 cups fresh blackberries 2 tbsp corn starch 2 tbsp sugar 1/2 cup heavy cream 1 tspn vanilla extract 1 tbsp créme de cassis 2 egg yolks 3 tbsp sugar.
Add water, corn starch, lemon juice, sugar and salt.
Sugars, trans fats (used to extend the shelf life of some packaged foods), and starches can cause insulin to surge and trigger an inflammatory response, the end product of which is called glycation.
You must have very fresh asparagus—it was a patch of wild asparagus, just outside my kitchen that inspired the recipe—so that the natural sugars have not begun to turn to starch.
From that time on, the sugar starts converting to starch, and sweetness declines.
Serious sugar hits like Pixy Stix and Gummi Bears give more power, but true "candy rockets " (yes, that really is a term used in model rocketry) are made with the hard stuff: pure sucrose (table sugar) or dextrose (processed starch).
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