digitoxigenin

noun
digi·​toxi·​gen·​in | \ ˌdi-jə-ˌtäk-sə-ˈje-nən How to pronounce digitoxigenin (audio) \

Definition of digitoxigenin

: a steroid lactone C23H34O4 obtained especially by hydrolysis of digitoxin

First Known Use of digitoxigenin

circa 1909, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for digitoxigenin

International Scientific Vocabulary, blend of digitoxin and -gen

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The first known use of digitoxigenin was circa 1909

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“Digitoxigenin.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/digitoxigenin. Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

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digitoxigenin

noun
dig·​i·​toxi·​gen·​in | \ ˌdij-ə-ˌtäk-sə-ˈjen-ən How to pronounce digitoxigenin (audio) \

Medical Definition of digitoxigenin

: a steroid lactone C23H34O4 obtained especially by hydrolysis of digitoxin

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