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urobilin

/ˌjʊərəʊˈbaɪlɪn/
noun
1.
a brownish pigment found in faeces and sometimes in urine. It is formed by oxidation of urobilinogen, a colourless substance produced by bacterial degradation of the bile pigment bilirubin in the intestine
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urobilin in Medicine

urobilin u·ro·bi·lin (yur'ō-bī'lĭn, -bĭl'ĭn)
n.
A pigment in urine that produces an orange-red color whose intensity varies with its degree of oxidation.

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