digitoxigenin

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noun digi·toxi·gen·in \ˌdi-jə-ˌtäk-sə-ˈje-nən\

Definition of digitoxigenin

  1. :  a steroid lactone C23H34O4 obtained especially by hydrolysis of digitoxin

Origin and Etymology of digitoxigenin

International Scientific Vocabulary, blend of digitoxin and -gen


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digitoxigenin

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noun dig·i·toxi·gen·in \ˌdij-ə-ˌtäk-sə-ˈjen-ən\

Medical Definition of digitoxigenin

  1. :  a steroid lactone C23H34O4 obtained especially by hydrolysis of digitoxin


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