haematin

US hematin

noun

biochem a dark bluish or brownish pigment containing iron in the ferric state, obtained by the oxidation of haem

Nearby words

  1. haemaphysalis,
  2. haemat-,
  3. haematein,
  4. haematemesis,
  5. haematic,
  6. haematinic,
  7. haematite,
  8. haemato-,
  9. haematoblast,
  10. haematocele

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