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legumin

[li-gyoo-muh n] /lɪˈgyu mən/
noun, Biochemistry
1.
a globulin obtained from the seeds of leguminous and other plants.
Origin
1830-1840
1830-40; legume + -in2
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legumin

/lɪˈɡjuːmɪn/
noun
1.
a protein obtained mainly from the seeds of leguminous plants
Word Origin
C19: from legume
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