Albuminoid Al*bu"mi*noid, a. [L. albumen + -oid.] (Chem.) Resembling albumin. -- n. One of a class of organic principles (called also {proteids}) which form the main part of organized tissues. --Brunton. [1913 Webster]

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  • albuminoid — ALBUMINOÍD, Ă, albuminoizi, de, adj., s.n. 1. adj. De felul albuminei. 2. s.n. Proteină insolubilă care se găseşte în ţesuturile de natură cartilaginoasă. – Din fr. albuminoïde. Trimis de ana zecheru, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  albuminoíd adj. m …   Dicționar Român

  • albuminoid — albuminoid,   eiweißähnlich, eiweißartig. albuminös, eiweißhaltig. * * * al|bu|mi|no|id <Adj.> [zu griech. oeide̅s = ähnlich]: eiweißähnlich, eiweißartig …   Universal-Lexikon

  • albuminoid — [al byo͞o′mənoid΄] adj. resembling albumin n. 1. an albumin like protein 2. a scleroprotein …   English World dictionary

  • albuminoid — 1. Resembling albumin. 2. Any protein. 3. A simple type of protein, insoluble in neutral solvents, present in horny and cartilaginous tissues and in the lens of the eye; e.g …   Medical dictionary

  • albuminoid — adj. [L. albumen, white of an egg; Gr. eidos, form] Like or of the character of albumin, including collagen and keratin …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • albuminoid — albuminoidal, adj. /al byooh meuh noyd /, Biochem. n. 1. any of a class of simple proteins, as keratin, gelatin, or collagen, that are insoluble in all neutral solvents; scleroprotein. adj. 2. resembling albumen or albumin. [1855 60; ALBUMIN +… …   Universalium

  • albuminoid — 1. adjective a) of albumin b) like albumen 2. noun A simple protein of a subclass mainly derived from animal connective or supportive …   Wiktionary

  • albuminoíd — adj. m., pl. albuminoízi; f. sg. albuminoídã, pl. albuminoíde …   Romanian orthography

  • albuminoid — al|bu|mi|no|id 〈Adj.〉 eiweißähnlich, wie Eiweiß [Etym.: <Albumin + …id] …   Lexikalische Deutsches Wörterbuch

  • Albuminoid — Albumino|i̱d [↑Albumin u.↑] s; [e]s, e (meist Mehrz.): den echten Eiweißkörpern nahestehende, wasserunlösliche und unverdauliche Eiweißstoffe, die in den Schutz und Gerüstsubstanzen vorkommen, z. B. Faserstoffe, Kollagen, Keratin, Fibrin… …   Das Wörterbuch medizinischer Fachausdrücke

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