The DICT Development Group

Search for:
Search type:

Database copyright information
Server information
Wiki: Resources, links, and other information

1 definition found
 for hb
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: 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" [syn:
           hemoglobin, haemoglobin, Hb]

Questions or comments about this site? Contact webmaster@dict.org