Xanthoproteic Xan`tho*pro*te"ic, a. (Physiol. Chem.) Pertaining to, or derived from, xanthoprotein; showing the characters of xanthoprotein; as, xanthoproteic acid; the xanthoproteic reaction for albumin. [1913 Webster]

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  • xanthoproteic — xan·tho·proteic …   English syllables

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