Albuminoid Definition

ăl-byo͝omə-noid
albuminoidal
adjective
Resembling albumin.
Webster's New World
Composed of or resembling albumin.
American Heritage Medicine
Wiktionary
Like albumen.
Wiktionary
noun
An albumin-like protein.
Webster's New World
A scleroprotein.
Webster's New World

A simple protein of a subclass mainly derived from animal connective or supportive tissue.

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Other Word Forms of Albuminoid

Noun

Singular:
albuminoid
Plural:
albuminoids

Origin of Albuminoid

  • From albumin (=albumen) 'protein' (from French albumine, from Latin albumen 'egg white', from albus 'white')

    From Wiktionary

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