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bufotenine

noun bu·fo·ten·ine \ ˌbyü-fə-ˈten-ˌēn, -ən \
variants: or bufotenin play \-ən\

medical Definition of bufotenine

:a toxic hallucinogenic alkaloid C12H16N2O that is obtained especially from poisonous secretions of toads and from some mushrooms and has hypertensive and vasoconstrictor activity

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