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albuminoid

[al-byoo-muh-noid] /ælˈbyu məˌnɔɪd/ Biochemistry
noun
1.
any of a class of simple proteins, as keratin, gelatin, or collagen, that are insoluble in all neutral solvents; scleroprotein.
adjective
2.
resembling albumen or albumin.
Origin of albuminoid
1855-1860
First recorded in 1855-60; albumin + -oid
Related forms
albuminoidal, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for albuminoid

albuminoid

/ælˈbjuːmɪˌnɔɪd/
adjective
1.
resembling albumin
noun
2.
another name for scleroprotein
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albuminoid in Medicine

albuminoid al·bu·mi·noid (āl-byōō'mə-noid')
n.

  1. A fibrous protein.

  2. See scleroprotein.

adj.
Composed of or resembling albumin.
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