- a hallucinogenic bufotoxin derivative, C12H16N2O, used experimentally for its digitalislike action on the heart.
Also bu·fo·ten·in [byoo-fuh-ten-in] /ˌbyu fəˈtɛn ɪn/.
Origin of bufotenine
1900–05; < Latin būfo toad + -ten (perhaps < Greek tén(ōn) sinew, tendon) + -ine2
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