From albumin (=albumen) 'protein' (from French albumine, from Latin albumen 'egg white', from albus 'white')
Albuminoid Sentence Examples
They are composed of a homogeneous proteid substance, and often contain albuminoid or proteid crystals of the same kind as those which form the pyrenoid.
Nuclein is a complex albuminoid substance containing phosphorus and iron in organic combination (Macallum).
These represent the albuminoid series, and are probably elaborated by the cells from albuminous substances through the influence of specific ferments.
It is now known to have nothing in common with vegetable cellulose, but is regarded as one of the many albuminoid substances existing in the body under pathological conditions.
In 1872, Hoppe-Seyler (1825-1895) gave a new beginning to our knowledge of the chemistry of secretion and of excretion; and later students have increased the range of physiological and pathological chemistry by investigations not only into the several stages of albuminoid material and the transitions which all foodstuffs undergo in digestion, but even into the structure of protoplasm itself.