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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Bilin  \Bi"lin\,  n.  [Cf.  F.  biline,  from  L.  bilis  bile.] 
  (Physiol.  Chem.) 
  A  name  applied  to  the  amorphous  or  crystalline  mass  obtained 
  from  bile  by  the  action  of  alcohol  and  ether.  It  is  composed 
  of  a  mixture  of  the  sodium  salts  of  the  bile  acids. 




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