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  • n. A substance formed from the haematin of blood, by removal of the iron through the action of concentrated sulphuric acid.

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  • n. A substance formed from the hematin of blood, by removal of the iron through the action of concentrated sulphuric acid. Two like bodies, called respectively hæmatoporphyrin and hæmatolin, are formed in a similar manner.

Etymologies

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haemato- + -in

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