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LEGUMIN

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Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Le*gu"min\ (-m[i^]n), n. [Cf. F. l['e]gumine.]
(Physiol. Chem.)
An albuminous substance resembling casein, found as a
characteristic ingredient of the seeds of leguminous and
grain-bearing plants.

 

 

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