/ (ˈluːkəˌmeɪn) /
biochem any of a group of toxic amines produced during animal metabolism
HEED THE VOX POPULI, AND TAKE THIS WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ!
Test your memory on these verbal firecrackers from the week of June 29 to July 5!
Question 1 of 7
Word Origin for leucomaine
C20: from leuco- + -maine, as in ptomaine
Words nearby leucomaine
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012