Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Alternative form of albuminous.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A diffusible substance formed from albumin by the action of natural or artificial gastric juice. See peptone.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Full of or containing albumen: applied to the seeds of certain plants, as grain, palms, etc.
  • Pertaining to or of the nature of albumin.
  • n. Same as albumose.

Etymologies

From albumin 'protein' (from French albumine, from Latin albumen 'egg white', from albus 'white') (Wiktionary)

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