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hemochromogen

noun he·mo·chro·mo·gen
variants: or chiefly British haemochromogen play \ˌhē-mō-ˈkrō-mə-ˌjen, -jən\

medical Definition of hemochromogen

: a colored compound formed from or related to hemoglobin; especially : a bright red combination of a nitrogen base (as globin or pyridine) with heme — compare hemoprotein

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