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- n. Alternative spelling of bufotenine.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A poisonous compound obtained from the secretion of the parotid glands of the toad. It acts upon the central nervous system, producing paralysis.
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When this breed of toad gets angry or scared, it secrets a venom containing bufotenin.
DMT  and bufotenin for which the toad is known; both of these chemicals belong to the family of hallucinogenic tryptamines.
One abnormal metabolite looming as a possibility is bufotenin, a "toad poison" " that is, one of a group of toxic substances found in the parotid glands of toads.