urochrome

noun
uro·chrome | \ ˈyu̇r-ə-ˌkrōm \

Definition of urochrome 

: a yellow pigment to which the color of normal urine is principally due

First Known Use of urochrome

1864, in the meaning defined above

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urochrome

noun
uro·chrome | \ ˈyu̇r-ə-ˌkrōm \

Medical Definition of urochrome 

: a yellow pigment to which the color of normal urine is principally due

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