from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A form of fibrin found in muscle tissue, or produced by the action of acids on myosin

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A proteid substance (acid albumin) formed from the albuminous matter of muscle by the action of dilute acids; -- formerly called musculin. See Acid albumin, under albumin.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The acid albumin into which myosin is converted by the action of dilute acids.


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