Haemochromogen H[ae]m`o*chro"mo*gen (-kr[=o]"m[-o]*j[e^]n), n. [H[ae]mochrome + -gen.] (Physiol. Chem.) A body obtained from hemoglobin, by the action of reducing agents in the absence of oxygen. [1913 Webster]

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