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albumin (plural albumins)
- (organic chemistry) A class of monomeric proteins that are soluble in water, and are coagulated by heat; they occur in egg white, milk etc; they function as carrier protein for steroids, fatty acids, and thyroid hormones and play a role in stabilizing extracellular fluid volume.
Related terms 
class of monomeric proteins that are soluble in water
- IPA: /albumiːn/, [alb̥uˈmiːˀn]
Inflection of albumin
See also 
- Genitive singular form of albumi.