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chlorocruorin

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noun chlo·ro·cru·o·rin \-ˈkrü-ə-rən\

Medical Definition of chlorocruorin

  1. :  a green iron-containing respiratory pigment related chemically to hemoglobin and found in the blood of some marine polychaete worms


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