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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • abbr. Bible Habakkuk
  • abbr. hemoglobin

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • An abbreviation of His (or Her) Britannic Majesty.
  • n. A contraction of hemoglobin.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a hemoprotein composed of globin and heme that gives red blood cells their characteristic color; function primarily to transport oxygen from the lungs to the body tissues

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