eleidin

noun
ele·i·din | \ə̇ˈlēə̇də̇n\
plural -s

Definition of eleidin 

: a substance related to keratin and occurring in small granules that stain deeply with hematoxylin and are located in the cells of the stratum lucidum of the epidermis

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History and Etymology for eleidin

French eleidine, from eleo- elaio- + -ide -ide + -ine -in

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