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- adj. Of the nature of, or resembling, the white of the eye, or of an egg; albuminous; applied to textures, bodily fluids, etc., which are perfectly white.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Of the nature of, or resembling, the white of the eye, or of an egg; albuminous; -- a term applied to textures, humors, etc., which are perfectly white.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Pertaining to or resembling the white of the eye or of an egg. Equivalent forms are albuginean and albuginous.
See albugo. (Wiktionary)
According to Gilbert, the eye consists of three humors, the albugineous (aqueous), the crystalline lens and the vitreous humor, and seven tunics, apparently