ooporphyrin

noun
oo·​porphyrin | \ ¦ōə+ \

Definition of ooporphyrin

: a pale brown pigment in eggshells (as of the domestic hen)

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History and Etymology for ooporphyrin

International Scientific Vocabulary o- + porphyrin

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“Ooporphyrin.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ooporphyrin. Accessed 26 May. 2020.

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