(music) a short occasional instrumental composition, usually light in character
- Albumen paper
a printing paper coated with albumen, salt, and citric acid and sensitized with silver nitrate, used c1850–80.
- Albumen plate
a flexible zinc or aluminum printing plate coated with a photosensitive compound, used in offset printing of usually fewer than 50,000 copies.
to treat with an albuminous solution. verb (transitive) to coat with a solution containing albumen or albumin
- Albumin color
(in textile printing) a color fixed to a fabric by an albuminous mordant.