digoxigenin

noun
di·​gox·​i·​gen·​in | \ (ˌ)dīˌgäksəˈjenə̇n, -ˈsijən- \
plural -s

Definition of digoxigenin

: a crystalline steroid lactone C23H34O5 obtained by hydrolysis of digoxin

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History and Etymology for digoxigenin

International Scientific Vocabulary, blend of digoxin and -gen

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“Digoxigenin.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/digoxigenin. Accessed 3 Jun. 2020.

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