gi·​to·​nin jə-ˈtō-nən How to pronounce gitonin (audio) ˈjit-ə-nən How to pronounce gitonin (audio)
: a crystalline steroid saponin C51H82O23 occurring with digitonin

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“Gitonin.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 6 Feb. 2023.

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