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albuminous

Line breaks: al¦bu¦min|ous
Pronunciation: /alˈbjuːmɪnəs
 
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Definition of albuminous in English:

adjective

Consisting of, resembling, or containing albumen.
Example sentences
  • In 1827, English biochemist William Prout classified foods into four main categories: water, saccharinous, oleaginous, and albuminous (proteins).
  • In my opinion, the albuminous materials were never the ferments, but the nutrients of the ferment.
  • Glonoine has albuminous urine and will sometimes be found useful in acute and haemorrhagic nephritis.

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