venin


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Venin \Ven"in\, n. [L. venenum poison.] (Physiol. Chem.)
   A toxic substance contained in the venom of poisonous snakes;
   also, a (supposedly identical) toxic substance obtained by
   the cleavage of an albumose.
   [Webster 1913 Suppl.]
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