Definitions for vitellinvɪˈtɛl ɪn, vaɪ-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

vi•tel•linvɪˈtɛl ɪn, vaɪ-(n.)

  1. a phosphoprotein in the yolk of eggs.

    Category: Biochemistry

Origin of vitellin:

1855–60; vitell (us ) + -in1

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  1. vitellin(Noun)

    A protein found in egg yolk

Webster Dictionary

  1. Vitellin(noun)

    an albuminous body, belonging to the class of globulins, obtained from yolk of egg, of which it is the chief proteid constituent, and from the seeds of many plants. From the latter it can be separated in crystalline form

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  1. Vitellin

    Vitellin is a protein found in the egg yolk.

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