Al*bu"mi*nose` (#), n. Chem.

A diffusible substance formed from albumin by the action of natural or artificial gastric juice. See Peptone.

<-- *note* this term is used in this dictionary in the sense now expressed as "proteinaceous" -->  

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Al*bu"mi*nous (#), Al*bu"mi*nose` (#), a. [Cf. F. albumineux.]

Pertaining to, or containing, albumen; having the properties of, or resembling, albumen or albumin.

-- Al*bu"mi*nous*ness, n.


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