Sentence Examples


  • The blood is coloured red by haemoglobin in blood corpuscles.
  • Haemoglobin is composed of a basic albumin and an acid substance haematin; it combines readily with oxygen, carbon dioxide and carbon monoxide to form loose compounds.
  • Haematogenous pigments are derived from the haemoglobin of the red blood corpuscles.
  • The ' haemoglobin may be transformed into haematoidin, a pigment that does not contain iron, or into a pigment which does contain iron, haemosiderin.
  • It is very poisonous, uniting with the haemoglobin of the blood to form carbonyl-haemoglobin.