globulin

noun glob·u·lin \ ˈglä-byə-lən \

Definition of globulin

:any of a class of simple proteins (such 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

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First Known Use of globulin

1866


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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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