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respiratory pigment

noun

Definition of RESPIRATORY PIGMENT

:  any of various permanently or intermittently colored conjugated proteins and especially hemoglobin that function in the transfer of oxygen in cellular respiration
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First Known Use of RESPIRATORY PIGMENT

1888
Medical Dictionary

respiratory pigment

noun

Medical Definition of RESPIRATORY PIGMENT

:  any of various permanently or intermittently colored conjugated proteins and especially hemoglobin that function in the transfer of oxygen in cellular respiration

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