Definitions

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  • n. The globulin of muscle tissue

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A globulin obtained from muscle. It coagulates at a lower temperature than paraglobulin.

Etymologies

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myo- +‎ globulin

Examples

  • Most serious risks: Birth defects if taken while pregnant; (rarely) rhabdomyolysis, a severe breakdown of skeletal muscle that can lead to acute renal failure and death should myoglobulin (a muscle protein) leak into the blood or urine (making urine dark).

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