Carbohydrates are biomolecules with the chemical formula Cm(H2O)n. Carbohydrates in nature can be classified into several basic groups:

All but the monosaccharides are polymers composed of monosaccharides bonded together via glycosidic bonds. They are the primary source of energy for most living organisms, including humans.

The suffix -saccharide is used to refer to carbohydrates, especially groups of carbohydrates. 

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