Saccharin being added to coffee.Licensed from iStockPhoto
Origin: so named (1879) by its discoverers, I. Remsen and amp; C. Fahlberg, United States chemists from Modern Latin saccharum, sugar from Classical Latin from Glassical Greek sakcharon, ultimately from Sanskrit śarkarā, pebble, sugar (from source sugar) plush -in
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