noun. ['ˌkɑːrboʊˈhaɪˌdreɪt, ˌkɑːrboʊˈhaɪdrət'] an essential structural component of living cells and source of energy for animals; includes simple sugars with small molecules as well as macromolecular substances; are classified according to the number of monosaccharide groups they contain.
- wood sugar
- beet sugar
- maple sugar
- cane sugar
- simple sugar
Words that Rhyme with Carbohydrate
Example sentences of the word carbohydrate
1. Noun, singular or mass
Breakfast should include a carbohydrate, some protein and a bit of healthy fat.