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lactalbumin

[lak-tuh l-byoo-min] /ˌlæk təlˈbyu mɪn/
noun, Biochemistry.
1.
the simple protein of milk, obtained from whey, used in the preparation of certain foods and in adhesives and varnishes.
Origin of lactalbumin
1880-1885
First recorded in 1880-85; lact- + albumin
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British Dictionary definitions for lactalbumin

lactalbumin

/lækˈtælbjʊmɪn/
noun
1.
a protein occurring in milk that contains all the amino acids essential to man See also caseinogen
Word Origin
C19: from lacto- + albumin
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lactalbumin in Medicine

lactalbumin lac·tal·bu·min (lāk'tāl-byōō'mĭn)
n.
The albumin contained in milk and obtained from whey.

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