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hemocyanin

he·mo·cy·a·nin

hemocyanin

pronunciation:
hi mo saI nihn
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part of speech: noun
definition: a bluish blood pigment that bears oxygen and contains copper, found in certain invertebrates.
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The word hemocyanin contains the following parts:
cyan, cyano Greek root that means blue
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