sucrose polyester sucrose pol·y·es·ter (pŏl’ē-ěs’tər, pŏl’ē-ěs’tər)
A complex synthetic compound of sucrose and fatty acids that the body is unable to digest or absorb, produced commercially as a partial substitute for fats in cooking oils, shortening, butter, and other high-calorie or high-cholesterol foods.
sucrosuria su·cro·su·ria (sōō’krō-sur’ē-ə) n. Excretion of sucrose in the urine.
noun 1. the act, process, or condition of sucking. 2. the force that, by a pressure differential, attracts a substance or object to the region of lower pressure. 3. the act or process of producing such a force. verb (used with object) 4. to draw out or remove by aspiration. noun 1. the act or […]
noun, Surgery. 1. a technique involving extraction of the fetus through a suction tube, used to perform abortions during the early stages of pregnancy.
noun 1. a cup-shaped object of rubber, glass, plastic, etc., which, by producing a partial vacuum, can be made to adhere to or draw something to a surface.