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digitonin

noun dig·i·to·nin \ˌdi-jə-ˈtō-nən\

Definition of DIGITONIN

:  a steroid saponin C56H92O29 occurring in the leaves and seeds of the common foxglove

Origin of DIGITONIN

International Scientific Vocabulary digit- (from New Latin Digitalis) + saponin
First Known Use: 1875
Medical Dictionary

digitonin

noun dig·i·to·nin \ˌdij-ə-ˈtō-nən\

Medical Definition of DIGITONIN

:  a steroid saponin C56H92O29 occurring in the leaves and seeds of foxglove

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