transitive verb
variants: or albumenize \ al-​ˈbyü-​mə-​ˌnīz \

Definition of albuminize

: to cover or saturate with albumen : coat or treat with an albuminous solution

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First Known Use of albuminize

1850, in the meaning defined at transitive sense

History and Etymology for albuminize

albumin- or albumen + -ize

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“Albuminize.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 10 Aug. 2020.

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