hematin

noun
he·​ma·​tin | \ˈhē-mə-tən \

Definition of hematin 

: a brownish-black or bluish-black derivative C34H33N4O5Fe of oxidized heme also : any of several similar compounds

First Known Use of hematin

1845, in the meaning defined above

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hematin

noun
he·​ma·​tin
variants: or chiefly British haematin \ˈhē-​mət-​ən \

Medical Definition of hematin 

1 : a brownish black or bluish black derivative C34H33N4O5Fe of oxidized heme containing iron with a valence of three also : any of several similar compounds

2 : heme

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