Definition of albumen noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈælbjumɪn//
; NAmE NAmE//ælˈbjuːmən//
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the clear inside part of an egg that is white when cooked synonym white compare yolk Word Origin late 16th cent.: from Latin, ‘egg white’, from albus ‘white’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: albumen