tigonin

ti·go·nin 'tig-ə-nən n a steroid saponin obtained esp. from the leaves of either of two foxgloves (Digitalis purpurea and D. lanata)

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  • tigonin — ti·go·nin …   English syllables

  • tigonin — tə̇ˈgōnə̇n, tīˈg ; ˈtīgənə̇n, ˈtig noun ( s) Etymology: anagram of gitonin : a steroid saponin obtained especially from the leaves of either of two foxgloves (Digitalis purpurea and D. lanata) …   Useful english dictionary

  • tigogenin — tə̇ˈgäjənə̇n, tīˈg , ˌnēn; ˌtīgəˈjenə̇n, ˌtig noun ( s) Etymology: blend of tigonin and gen : a crystalline steroid sapogenin C27H44O3 obtained especially by hydrolysis of tigonin …   Useful english dictionary

  • tigogenin — ti·gog·e·nin ti gäj ə nən n a crystalline steroid sapogenin C27H44O3 obtained esp. by hydrolysis of tigonin …   Medical dictionary

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