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digitalin

[dij-i-tal-in, -tey-lin] /ˌdɪdʒ ɪˈtæl ɪn, -ˈteɪ lɪn/
noun, Pharmacology
1.
a glucoside obtained from digitalis.
2.
any of several extracts of mixtures of glucosides obtained from digitalis.
Origin
1830-1840
1830-40; digital(is) + -in2
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British Dictionary definitions for digitalin

digitalin

/ˌdɪdʒɪˈteɪlɪn/
noun
1.
a poisonous amorphous crystalline mixture of glycosides extracted from digitalis leaves and formerly used in treating heart disease
Word Origin
C19: from digital(is) + -in
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digitalin in Medicine

digitalin dig·i·tal·in (dĭj'ĭ-tāl'ĭn, -tā'lĭn)
n.
A mixture of glycosides obtained from the leaves and seeds of the common foxglove and used as a cardiotonic.

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