hemocuprein

noun
he·​mo·​cu·​pre·​in
variants: or chiefly British haemocuprein \ ˌhē-​mō-​ˈk(y)ü-​prē-​ən How to pronounce haemocuprein (audio) \

Medical Definition of hemocuprein

: a blue copper-containing protein obtained from red blood cells

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“Hemocuprein.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/hemocuprein. Accessed 25 Oct. 2020.

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