from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • abbreviation Bible Habakkuk
  • abbreviation hemoglobin

from The Century Dictionary.

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

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

  • noun 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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