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globulin

noun glob·u·lin \ˈglä-byə-lən\

Definition of GLOBULIN

:  any of a class of simple proteins (as myosin) that are insoluble in pure water but are soluble in dilute salt solutions and that occur widely in plant and animal tissues — compare alpha globulin, beta globulin, gamma globulin

First Known Use of GLOBULIN

1845
Medical Dictionary

globulin

noun glob·u·lin \ˈgläb-yə-lən\

Medical Definition of GLOBULIN

:  any of a class of simple proteins (as myosin) that are insoluble in pure water but are soluble in dilute salt solutions and that occur widely in plant and animal tissues—see alpha globulin, beta globulin, gamma globulin

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