melanoidin

noun
mel·​a·​noi·​din | \ ˌmel-ə-ˈnȯid-ᵊn How to pronounce melanoidin (audio) \

Medical Definition of melanoidin

: any of various colored substances formed from proteins or amino acids (as in the presence of glucose) — compare humin

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“Melanoidin.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/melanoidin. Accessed 13 December 2019.

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