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  1. biliverdin(Noun)

    A green tetrapyrrolic bile pigment, a product of heme catabolism, responsible for the yellowish colour in bruises.

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  1. Biliverdin(noun)

    a green pigment present in the bile, formed from bilirubin by oxidation


  1. Biliverdin

    Biliverdin is a green tetrapyrrolic bile pigment, and is a product of heme catabolism. It is the pigment responsible for a greenish color sometimes seen in bruises.


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