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al·bu·mi·noid

 (ăl-byo͞o′mə-noid′)
adj. also al·bu·mi·noi·dal (-byo͞o′mə-noid′l)
Composed of or resembling albumin.

albuminoid

(ælˈbjuːmɪˌnɔɪd)
adj
(Biochemistry) resembling albumin
n
(Biochemistry) another name for scleroprotein
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Noun1.albuminoid - a simple protein found in horny and cartilaginous tissues and in the lens of the eyealbuminoid - a simple protein found in horny and cartilaginous tissues and in the lens of the eye
collagen - a fibrous scleroprotein in bone and cartilage and tendon and other connective tissue; yields gelatin on boiling
elastin - a fibrous scleroprotein found in elastic tissues such as the walls of arteries
gelatin, gelatine - a colorless water-soluble glutinous protein obtained from animal tissues such as bone and skin
chondrin - a substance that resembles gelatin and is obtained by boiling cartilage in water
ceratin, keratin - a fibrous scleroprotein that occurs in the outer layer of the skin and in horny tissues such as hair, feathers, nails, and hooves
simple protein - a protein that yields only amino acids when hydrolyzed
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Dried purslane has been found to be about 30 percent albuminoids (protein) and 35 percent carbohydrates.
It is high in protein and contains oil and albuminoids, about 50 percent in germ and about 25 percent in husks.
It is a soft, spongy, amorphous dark brown material containing sugars, fiber, coagulated colloids including wax, apart from containing albuminoids, organic salts, etc.