casein casein  /keɪ ˈsin/


  1. (n) a milk protein used in making e.g. plastics and adhesives
  2. (n) a water-base paint made with a protein precipitated from milk


  1. Casein is a proteid of the nucleoalbumin group, existing in the milk of various animals, and an important by-product in the cheese industry.
  2. This extracts the casein, which looks like pot cheese.
  3. Example: use of casein, a compound which occurs in milk, to make plastics and fabrics.


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  1. Speaking to newsmen, Deputy Chief Minister and State Finance Minister, Mr. Sushil Kumar Modi said, "the Centre must impose restrictions on the export of Casein, which was widely exported to international markets, and had a myriad uses in food...
    on Jan 23, 2010 By: Sushil Kumar Modi Source: The Hindu

  2. Goldsmith added that while he expected to be able to argue "a reasonable casein favour of Blair's proposed military action, he was not confident a court would agree."
    on Apr 28, 2005 By: Lord Goldsmith Source: Times of India

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