podophyllotoxin

noun

podo·​phyl·​lo·​tox·​in ˌpäd-ə-ˌfil-ə-ˈtäk-sən How to pronounce podophyllotoxin (audio)
: a crystalline polycyclic compound C22H22O8 constituting one of the active principles of podophyllum and podophyllin

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“Podophyllotoxin.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/podophyllotoxin. Accessed 23 Jul. 2024.

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