from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A bright-red chemical complex of hemoglobin and oxygen that transports oxygen to the tissues.
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- n. Alternative form of oxyhaemoglobin.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Hemoglobin united with oxygen in loose combination, 1 gram of hemoglobin taking up 1.76 cubic centimeters of oxygen.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the bright red hemoglobin that is a combination of hemoglobin and oxygen from the lungs
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