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albumin

noun al·bu·min \al-ˈbyü-mən; ˈal-ˌbyü-, -byə-\

Definition of ALBUMIN

:  any of numerous simple heat-coagulable water-soluble proteins that occur in blood plasma or serum, muscle, the whites of eggs, milk, and other animal substances and in many plant tissues and fluids

Origin of ALBUMIN

International Scientific Vocabulary albumen + -in
First Known Use: 1802

albumin

noun al·bu·min \al-ˈbyü-mən; ˈal-ˌbyü-, -byə-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of ALBUMIN

:  any of numerous simple heat-coagulable water-soluble proteins that occur in blood plasma or serum, muscle, the whites of eggs, milk, and other animal substances and in many plant tissues and fluids

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