characterized by discontinuous or sporadic movement; jerky.
adjective 1. having a sac or the form of a sac. adjective 1. (botany) in the form of a sac; pouched saccate sac·cate (sāk’āt’) adj. Shaped like a pouch or sac. Having a pouch or sac.
1. a combining form meaning “sugar,” used in the formation of technical terms: saccharoid.
noun 1. another name for invertase saccharase sac·cha·rase (sāk’ə-rās’, -rāz’) n. See invertase.
noun, Chemistry. 1. a salt of saccharic acid. 2. a compound formed by interaction of sucrose with a metallic oxide, usually lime, and useful in the purification of sugar. noun 1. any salt or ester of saccharic acid