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dig•i•tox•in



Pronunciation: (dij"i-tok'sin), [key]
n. Pharm.
a white, crystalline, water-insoluble cardiac glycoside, C41H64O13, or a mixture of cardiac glycosides of which this is the chief constituent, obtained from digitalis and used in the treatment of congestive heart failure.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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