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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hemoglobin, haemoglobin, Hb(noun)

    a hemoprotein composed of globin and heme that gives red blood cells their characteristic color; function primarily to transport oxygen from the lungs to the body tissues

    "fish have simpler hemoglobin than mammals"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Haemoglobin(noun)

    same as Hemoglobin

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the oxygen-carrying substance in red blood cells.

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