Pronunciation: bū′fă-jinz, bū′fă-jen-inz
Definition: A group of steroids (bufanolides) in the venom of a family of toads (Bufonidae) having a digitalislike action on the heart; cardiac glycosides having a six-membered lactone.
See Also: bufotoxins
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