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
[uncountable] Sucrose in the form of small crystals, obtained from sugar cane or sugar beet and used to sweeten food and drink.
[countable] When used to sweeten drink, an amount of such crystalline sucrose approximately equal to five grams or one teaspoon.
[countable, chemistry] Any of various small carbohydrates that are used by organisms to store energy.
[countable] A generic term for sucrose, glucose, fructose, etc.
[countable] A term of endearment.
[countable, slang] A kiss.
[chiefly southern US, slang, uncountable] Effeminacy in a male, often implying homosexuality.
[uncountable, informal] Diabetes.
Sugar is the generalised name for a class of sweet-flavored substances used as food. They are carbohydrates and as this name implies, are composed of carbon, hydrogen and oxygen. There are various types of sugar derived from different sources. Simple sugars are called monosaccharides and include glucose, fructose and galactose. The table or granulated sugar most customarily used as food is sucrose, a disaccharide. Other disaccharides include maltose and lactose.
sugar a.k.a. Table sugar: Sucrose is the organic compound commonly known as table sugar and sometimes called saccharose. A white, odorless, crystalline powder with a sweet taste, it is best known for its nutritional role. The molecule is a disaccharide composed of the monosaccharides glucose and fructose with the molecular formula C12H22O11.
also known as sucrose; saccharose; Sugars, granulated; Dietary sucrose; Granulated sugar; White sugar; Saccharum; Cane sugar; Rock candy; SUCS; (+)-Sucrose; D-(+)-Saccharose; D-(+)-Sucrose; D-Sucrose; b -D-Fructofuranosyl a-D-glucopyranoside
"Sugar" is a musical with a book by Peter Stone, music by Jule Styne, and lyrics by Bob Merrill. It is based on the film Some Like It Hot, which was adapted by Billy Wilder and I.A.L. Diamond from a story by Robert Thoeren and Michael Logan. It premiered on Broadway in 1972 and was staged in the West End twenty years later.
"Sugar" is a 2008 sports drama film directed by Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck. It follows the story of Miguel Santos, a. k. a. Sugar, a Dominican pitcher from San Pedro de Macorís, struggling to make it to the big leagues and pull himself and his family out of poverty. Playing professionally at a baseball academy in the Dominican Republic, Miguel finally gets his break at age 19 when he advances to the United States' minor league system; but when his play on the mound falters, he begins to question the single-mindedness of his life's ambition.
"Sugar" is a song by the American heavy metal band System of a Down. It was released as a single and EP in 1998 and was taken from their album System of a Down (1998). The track's intense sound and edgy lyrics typify the group's style.
"Sugar" is a song by American rapper Flo Rida, featuring singer Wynter Gordon. The song was written by Flo Rida and the Jackie Boyz and was produced by DJ Montay for the rapper's second album, R.O.O.T.S.. The song was released as the album's second official single in March 2009 as a digital download.
"Sugar", also known as "That Sugar Baby o' Mine", is a popular song by Maceo Pinkard, his wife Edna Alexander and Sidney D. Mitchell.
"Sugar" is an album by jazz saxophonist Stanley Turrentine, his first recorded for the CTI Records label following his long association with Blue Note, featuring performances by Turrentine with Freddie Hubbard, George Benson, Ron Carter, and Billy Kaye with Lonnie Liston Smith added on the title track and Butch Cornell and Richard "Pablo" Landrum on the other two tracks on the original release. The CD rerelease added a live version of the title track recorded at the Hollywood Palladium in 1971.
"Sugar" is Tonic's second studio album, released in 1999. Released on November 9, 1999 and self-produced by the band itself, the album's title shared the same name as the fifth track on the recording. The creative and collaborative process spanned several geographic locations including Austin, Texas, and a 15,000-square-foot (1,400 m) mansion in New Orleans, Louisiana, where actual recording for the album was performed. "Knock Down Walls" and "You Wanted More" were charting singles released off the record, with the latter having first appeared on the soundtrack to the movie American Pie. With Shepard no longer part of the band, Peter Maloney played drums on the album, although Joey Waronker filled in for the single "You Wanted More". Music videos for the songs "You Wanted More" and "Mean to Me" were created as part of the album's promotion. Tonic appeared on the television shows Late Night with Conan O'Brien and "The Martin Short Show" in late 1999 as part of additional promotion. Sugar spent eight total weeks on the Billboard 200 chart, reaching a peak of #81 in its first week of release.
"Sugar" is the first single from the album Witching Hour by electronic music band band Ladytron. This song featured on the video game Need for Speed: Carbon. It charted at number 45 in the United Kingdom.
Sugar a.k.a. Satomi Sato: Satomi Satō is a voice actress from Sendai, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan affiliated with Aoni Production's Junior Talent. She is a graduate of Tokyo Announce Gakuin Performing Arts College. She is also known as Sugar, as "satō" means "sugar" in Japanese. She is best known for her role as Ritsu Tainaka in the K-On! anime series and Wendy Marvell in the Fairy Tail anime series.
also known as 佐藤聡美; Satomi Satō; Satou, Satomi; Satō Satomi; Shugā; Satomi Satou; Sato Satomi
Sugar a.k.a. Stephanie Beard is a Canadian actress, voice actress and television and radio personality. Her radio host persona goes by Suga BayBee, and as co-host of The Zone, she was called Sugar. Her Hollywood stage name is Sugar Lyn Beard. Beard was born in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
also known as Stephanie Lyn Beard, Sugar Lyn Beard, Sug, Suga BayBee, Sugar Lyn, Stephanie Sugar Lyn Beard
born on August 27th, 1981 (31 years ago) in Cochrane
Sugar a.k.a. Jessica Kiper: Jessica Michele Kiper is an American actress and singer. Kiper was also a runner-up contestant on Survivor: Gabon where she placed third. She was more commonly known to the viewing audience during her run on Survivor as Sugar. She returned to Survivor to compete on the show's 20th season: Survivor: Heroes vs. Villains as part of the Heroes tribe, and was the first to be eliminated. She later appeared on season five of Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew to address her struggles with addiction.
also known as Jessica "Sugar" Kiper, Jessica Michele Kiper, Jessica M. Kiper, Sugar Kiper
born on February 22nd, 1979 (33 years ago) in Florida
albums: "Copper Blue", "Beaster", "File Under: Easy Listening", "Besides", "A Good Idea", "Believe What You're Saying", "Gee Angel", "Helpless", "If I Can't Change Your Mind", "Your Favorite Thing", "A Box of Sugar: Complete Recordings 1992-1995"
Sugar was a Korean girl group. Their 2003 singles "TAKE IT SHAKE IT" and "real identity" were the opening and ending theme songs respectively for season 1 of the highly popular anime "Kaleido Star". However, they had mediocre success in the South Korean market. Their last album has seen them go through an image and style change, as members have been changed. The album had less "cute pop" material and instead focused on rock songs and midtempo ballads. However, their albums did not have high sales. Since then, Soo Jin has left the group, and Hwang Jung Eum has gone on to have a solo career. On December 20, 2006, KBS World Radio announced that the group had officially disbanded. All members have since branched into acting and musical efforts.
Sugar is an open source desktop environment designed with the goal of being used by children for interactive learning. Developed as part of the One Laptop per Child project, it is the default interface on OLPC XO-1 family of laptop computers, but also runs on most computers' hardware. It is available as a LiveCD, as LiveUSB, a package installable through several GNU/Linux distributions, or on Mac OS with virtualization.
Sugar is a TV cooking show shown on Food Network Canada hosted by Canadian pastry chef Anna Olson. The official show description reads "Anna Olson satisfies sweet cravings with great dessert recipes and guides viewers from making to plating with presentation ideas to dress up any dessert.
begun on October 1st, 2002 and completed in 2007 (6 years ago)
151 episodes of 24 or 30 minutes each, in 5 seasons
A Lifetime Eating Guide to Exceptional Foods for Super Health (Large Print 16pt) by Douglas L. Margel
Cane sugar is a natural, complete, wholesome carbohydrate food, but refining
the cane removes almost 100 percent of its natural minerals and vitamins. The
end result is the familiar white crystals, which are incapable of sustaining health.
Sugar is the fuel that burns the inflammation in rosacea. Think of the fire triangle:
Heat, Fuel, and Oxygen. Sugar is like adding some very combustible fuel to the
burning inflammation of rosacea. Reduce the fuel and the fire is reduced.
by Cynthia Clark Northrup, Elaine C. Prange Turney
Sugar anteed farmers a fair share of the wealth that they produced and would
encourage them to produce even more. By eliminating the ability of a few to
manipulate the currency, the extremes of wealth in the country would also end.
With the ...
A Guide to Healthy Nutrition by Experts from Dole Food Company, Experts from The Mayo Clinic, Experts from UCLA Center for H
Sugar was once considered as valuable as gold because of its scarcity. Its
use spread throughout the Western world after explorers, then armies, conquered
parts of ancient Arabia. In early times, it was sold and traded in blocks, which ...
Sugar Standard of the West Indies | 383 was able to coerce the country banks to
participate in the Suffolk System. By 1825, virtually all New England banknotes
could be converted at face value in the banknotes of any other bank, or in gold ...
Speak of things public to the public, but of things lofty and secret only to the loftiest and most private of your friends. Hay to the ox and sugar to the parrot. (Johannes Trithemius) more quotes about Sugar...