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Usage examples for carbohydrate

  1. Primarily the proteins are tissue- builders, but in the absence of sufficient fat or carbohydrate the body burns protein to secure heat and energy. – The Prospective Mother A Handbook for Women During Pregnancy by J. Morris Slemons
  2. In this way their carbohydrate content is reduced, probably about one- half. – The Starvation Treatment of Diabetes by Lewis Webb Hill Rena S. Eckman
  3. Fat yields more energy and heat than does carbohydrate, bulk for bulk; but fat is burned by our tissues less readily. – The Prospective Mother A Handbook for Women During Pregnancy by J. Morris Slemons
  4. Fat or carbohydrate, on the other hand, or even both of them, may be excluded for some time without causing serious inconvenience. – The Prospective Mother A Handbook for Women During Pregnancy by J. Morris Slemons
  5. Dextrine is a soluble carbohydrate, having the same general composition as starch, but differing from it in physical properties and ease of digestion. – Human Foods and Their Nutritive Value by Harry Snyder
  6. Acid and subacid fruit juices do not contain sufficient carbohydrate or protein materials to unduly excite the digestive processes, while on the other hand they are very rich in Nature's best medicines, the mineral salts in organic form. – Nature Cure by Henry Lindlahr
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