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Definition of the noun aleuron

What does aleuron mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: aleurons

  1. See aleurone.

Explanation

Aleuron is a genus of moths in the Sphingidae family.

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Google previewFood and Hygiene (1907)

An Elementary Treatise Upon Dietetics and Hygienic Treatment by William Tibbles

Aleuron is a mixture of proteid substances consisting of a homologous series, beginning with hetero-albumose, and passing through globulins into albumins. It occurs abundantly in seeds, usually in the vacuoles of the cell protoplasm.

Google previewA new universal etymological technological, and pronouncing dictionary of the English language (1859)

by John Craig (F.G.S.)

(aleuron, flour, Gr.) A genus of Fnngi : Tribe, Ascomycetes. AlxrviTis, al-u-ri'tes, *. (aleuron, flour, Gr.) A genus of plants, which have the appearance of being covered over with flour. A. triloba furnishes the Q-dJe nuts of the South Sea Islanders, ...

Google previewMedical Lexicon. A New Dictionary of Medical Science, containing a concise account of the various subjects and terms, ... and formulae for ... preparations etc. Third edition (1865)

by Robley DUNGLISON

ALEURON, (nhcupor, Farina. ALElil-tI'TES TRI'LOBA, (from chirping, ' mesly,' from the meal-like substnncc which covers it.) emu": mu tree. Ord. Euphorhinceai. A plant common in the Sandwich, Society, and other islands in the Southern sens; ...

Google previewAppleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)

by Caroline Wormeley Latimer

aleuron, flour, -f- metron. measure.] aleuroiiat (al-u'ro-naO. A vegetable albumin used as a substitute for bread for diabetes and also as an injection in the serous cavities of animals to produce an exudate of leukocytes for experimental ...

Google previewThe Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (1919)

Containing All the Words and Phrases Generally Used in Medicine and the Allied Sciences, with Their Proper Pronunciation, Derivation, and Definition by George Milbry Gould, Richard John Ernst Scott

aleuronat (al-u'-ro-nat) [aleuron], A vegetable albumin used as a substitute for bread in cases of diabetes. aleuroscope (al-it'-ro-skop). See aleurometer. Alexander's operation or Alexander- ...

Google previewA New Universal Etymological, Technological, and Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language, Embracing All the Terms Used in Science, Literature, and Art by John Craig (1858)

(aleuron, flour, Gr.) A genus of plants, which have the appearance of being covered over with flour. A. triloba furnishes the candle nuts of the South Sea Islanders, which yield them food, and, when strung together, a kind of torch : Order, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Medical Science (1868)

Containing ... Lexicon by Robley Dunglison

ALEURON, (aMivpov,) Farina. ALEURITES TRI''LOBA, (from a}\cupirms, 'mealy, from the meal-like substance which covers it.) Candle nut tree. Ord. Euphorbiaceae. A plant common in the Sandwich, Society, and other islands in the Southern ...

Google previewThe International Encyclopaedic Dictionary ... (1901)

aleuromanteion=divination from flour; aleuron, generally in the pl. aleura=flour, and manteia=divination.]. Divination by means of the flour with which a victim was besprinkled.

Google previewA New Universal Etymological and Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language (1847)

Embracing All the Terms Used in Art, Science and Literature by John Craig (F.G.S. of Glasgow.)

(aleuron, flour, Gr.) A genus of Euphorbaceous plants, which have the appearance of being dusted over with flour. A. triloba furnishes the candle nuts of the South Sea Islanders, which yield them food, and when strung together, a kind of torch.

Google previewA Practical Medical Dictionary ... (1922)

by Thomas Lathrop Stedman

aleuron (al-u'ron) [G. aleuron, wheaten flour.] Protein granules; particles of protein found in the endosperm of seeds, ...

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Scrabble value of A1L1E1U1R1O1N1

The value of this 7-letter word is 7 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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