Albuminoid



any of a class of simple proteins, as keratin, gelatin, or collagen, that are insoluble in all neutral solvents; scleroprotein.
resembling albumen or .
adjective
resembling albumin
noun
another name for scleroprotein

albuminoid al·bu·mi·noid (āl-byōō’mə-noid’)
n.

A fibrous protein.

See scleroprotein.

adj.
Composed of or resembling albumin.

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  • Albuminoids

    any of a class of simple proteins, as keratin, gelatin, or collagen, that are insoluble in all neutral solvents; scleroprotein. resembling albumen or . adjective resembling albumin noun another name for scleroprotein albuminoid al·bu·mi·noid (āl-byōō’mə-noid’) n. A fibrous protein. See scleroprotein. adj. Composed of or resembling albumin.



  • Albuminous

    of, containing, or resembling albumen. adjective of or containing albumin adj. 1791, from albumen + -ous.

  • Albuminuria

    the presence of in the urine. noun (pathol) the presence of albumin in the urine Also called proteinuria albuminuria al·bu·mi·nu·ri·a (āl-byōō’mə-nur’ē-ə, -nyur-) n. The presence of protein, usually albumin but at times globulin, in the urine, indicating either dysfunction or disease. Also called proteinuria.



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