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alb

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noun \ˈalb\

Definition of alb

  1. :  a full-length white linen ecclesiastical vestment with long sleeves that is gathered at the waist with a cincture



Origin of alb

Middle English albe, from Old English, from Medieval Latin alba, from Latin, feminine of albus white; akin to Greek alphos white leprous spot


First Known Use: before 12th century


Alb

abbreviation

Definition of Alb

  1. Albania; Albanian




Medical Dictionary

alb

abbreviation

Medical Definition of alb

  1. albumin




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  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of "alb" Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about "alb"


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