What is another word for carbohydrate?

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[ kˌɑːbə͡ʊhˈa͡ɪdɹe͡ɪt], [ kˌɑːbə‍ʊhˈa‍ɪdɹe‍ɪt], [ k_ˌɑː_b_əʊ_h_ˈaɪ_d_ɹ_eɪ_t]

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How to use "Carbohydrate" in context?

Carbohydrates are one of the three major macronutrients in the human diet, along with protein and fats. Carbohydrates are broken down into individual sugars and starches by the body, which are then used as energy sources.

There are many types of carbohydrates, including sugars, starches, and fiber. Sugars are the most common type of carbohydrate and are found in foods like fruit, sweets, and bakery products. Starches are mainly found in plant-based foods, such as grains, legumes, and potatoes. Fiber is a type of carbohydrate that doesn't provide energy, but helps to regulate digestion.

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