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strophanthidin

noun stro·phan·thi·din \ strō-ˈfan(t)-thə-dən \

medical Definition of strophanthidin

: a very toxic crystalline steroidal gamma-lactone C23H32O6 obtained by hydrolysis of strophanthin, cymarin, and various other glycosides

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