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albuminous

[al-byoo-muh-nuh s]
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adjective
  1. of, containing, or resembling albumen.
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Also al·bu·mi·nose [al-byoo-muh-nohs] /ælˈbyu məˌnoʊs/.

Origin of albuminous

1785–95; < Late Latin albūmin-, stem of albūmen albumen + -ous
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British Dictionary definitions for albuminous

albuminous

adjective
  1. of or containing albumin
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Word Origin and History for albuminous

adj.

1791, from albumen + -ous.

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