Definition of Haemitin

1. Noun. A complex red organic pigment containing iron and other atoms to which oxygen binds.

Exact synonyms: Haem, Hematin, Heme, Protoheme
Generic synonyms: Pigment
Substance meronyms: Haemoglobin, Hb, Hemoglobin, Myoglobin, Cytochrome



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Haemitin

haematoxylin-phloxine B stain
haematoxylin and eosin stain
haematoxylin bodies
haematoxylins
haematoxylon
haematozoa
haematozoic
haematozoon
haematuria
haematurias
haematuric bilious fever
haemerythrin
haemic
haemin
haemins
haemitin (current term)
haemndothelioma
haemo-
haemoagglutination
haemoagglutinin
haemoantitoxin
haemobartonellosis
haemobilia
haemoblast
haemoblastosis
haemocatharsis
haemocatheresis
haemocatheretic
haemoccult test
haemocele

Literary usage of Haemitin

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1. Forest Products, Their Manufacture and Use: Embracing the Principal by Nelson Courtlandt Brown (1919)
"... Logwood contains from 9 to 12 per cent of the coloring essence called haematoxylin, from which is derived haemitin, the true dye color. ..."

2. Forest Products, Their Manufacture and Use: Embracing the Principal by Nelson Courtlandt Brown (1919)
"... Logwood contains from 9 to 12 per cent of the coloring essence called haematoxylin, from which is derived haemitin, the true dye color. ..."

3. A Manual of Physiology: With Practical Exercises by George Neil Stewart (1918)
"The globin of the blood pigment will undergo the same change, while the haemitin is not much affected. If milk has formed a portion of the meal, ..."

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