stercolin
Serolin Ser"o*lin, n. [Serum + L. oleum oil.] (Physiol. Chem.) (a) A peculiar fatty substance found in the blood, probably a mixture of fats, cholesterin, etc. (b) A body found in fecal matter and thought to be formed in the intestines from the cholesterin of the bile; -- called also {stercorin}, and {stercolin}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Stercolin — Ster co*lin, n. [L. stercus dung + oleum oil.] (Physiol. Chem.) Same as {Serolin} (b) . [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Serolin — Ser o*lin, n. [Serum + L. oleum oil.] (Physiol. Chem.) (a) A peculiar fatty substance found in the blood, probably a mixture of fats, cholesterin, etc. (b) A body found in fecal matter and thought to be formed in the intestines from the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • stercorin — Serolin Ser o*lin, n. [Serum + L. oleum oil.] (Physiol. Chem.) (a) A peculiar fatty substance found in the blood, probably a mixture of fats, cholesterin, etc. (b) A body found in fecal matter and thought to be formed in the intestines from the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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