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Melanin

Mel´a`nin
n.1.(Physiol.) A black pigment found in the pigment-bearing cells of the skin (particularly in the skin of the negro), in the epithelial cells of the external layer of the retina (then called fuscin), in the outer layer of the choroid, and elsewhere. It is supposed to be derived from the decomposition of hemoglobin.
Noun1.melanin - insoluble pigments that account for the color of e.g. skin and scales and feathers
animal pigment, black, blacken, cutis, feather, melanise, melanize, nigrify, plumage, plume, skin, tegument
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Melancholist
Melancholize
Melancholy
melancholy thistle
Melanchthon
Melanconiaceae
Melanconiales
Melanerpes
Melanerpes erythrocephalus
Melanesia
Melanesian
Melange
Melanian
Melanic
Melanie Klein
Melaniline
-- Melanin --
melanise
Melanism
Melanistic
Melanite
Melanitta
Melanitta nigra
melanize
melanoblast
Melanochroi
Melanochroic
Melanochroite
Melanocomous
melanocyte
melanocyte-stimulating hormone
melanoderma
Melanogrammus
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