The Encyclopedia Americana (1920)/Legumin

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The Encyclopedia Americana
Edition of 1920. See also Legumin on Wikipedia, and the disclaimer.

LEGUMIN, or vegetable casein, a protein substance analogous to the casein of milk, obtained from beans, pease, lentils, vetches and other leguminous seeds; the principle of the Leguminosæ.