Cruorin Cru"o*rin (-?-r?n), n. (Physiol.) The coloring matter of the blood in the living animal; h[ae]moglobin. [1913 Webster]

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  • cruorin —   n. haemoglobin …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • cruorin — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Chlorocruorin — Chlo ro*cru o*rin, n. [Gr. chlwro s light green + E. cruorin.] (Physiol.) A green substance, supposed to be the cause of the green color of the blood in some species of worms. Ray Lankester. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Chlorocruorin — Chloro|cruorin   [k ] das, s, Chloro|kruorin, grünes Atmungspigment, das im Blut einiger Ringelwurmarten vorkommt. Es ist im chemischen Aufbau und in der physiologischen Wirkung dem Hämoglobin sehr ähnlich …   Universal-Lexikon

  • χλωροκρουορίνη — η, Ν (βιοχ.) χρωστική τού αίματος τών δακτυλιοσκωλήκων, που παρουσιάζει πολλές αναλογίες με την αιμοσφαιρίνη. [ΕΤΥΜΟΛ. Νόθο αντιδάνειο σύνθ., πρβλ. αγγλ. chlorocruorin < chloro (< χλωρ[ο] *) + cruorin, παλαιότερη αγγλ. ονομ. τής… …   Dictionary of Greek

  • chlorocruorin — ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˈkrüərə̇n noun ( s) Etymology: chlor + cruorin (old name for hemoglobin), from Latin cruor blood) + English in more at raw : a green iron containing respiratory pigment related chemically to hemoglobin and found in the blood of certain… …   Useful english dictionary

  • erythrocruorin —  ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˈkrüərə̇, ru̇ə noun Etymology: erythr + cruorin (old name for hemoglobin) : any of various red respiratory pigments that occur in blood, cells, or body fluids of several invertebrate animals and that are or are related to hemoglobins …   Useful english dictionary

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