gitogenin

noun
gi·​tog·​e·​nin | \ jə-ˈtäj-ə-nən How to pronounce gitogenin (audio) , jit-ə-ˈjen-ən How to pronounce gitogenin (audio) \

Medical Definition of gitogenin

: a crystalline steroid sapogenin C27H44O4 obtained especially by hydrolysis of gitonin

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“Gitogenin.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/gitogenin. Accessed 5 Aug. 2020.

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