Ossein



[os-ee-in] /ˈɒs i ɪn/

noun, Biochemistry.
1.
the collagen of bone, remaining after the mineral matter has been removed by treatment with dilute acid.
/ˈɒsɪɪn/
noun
1.
a protein that forms the organic matrix of bone, constituting about 40 per cent of its matter

ossein os·se·in or os·se·ine (ŏs’ē-ĭn)
n.
The collagen component of bone. Also called ostein.

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