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lactigenous lac·tig·e·nous (lāk-tĭj’ə-nəs)
Producing milk.


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  • Lactigerous

    lactigerous lac·tig·er·ous (lāk-tĭj’ər-əs) adj. Lactiferous.

  • Lactim

    lactim lac·tim (lāk’tĭm) n. A hydroxy imide compound characterized by an enolic group in a ring configuration. It is tautameric with lactam.

  • Lactivist

    /ˈlæktɪvɪst/ noun 1. a person, esp a woman, who advocates strongly the breast-feeding of children, and is opposed to bottle-feeding adjective 2. strongly in favour of breast-feeding and opposed to bottle-feeding

  • Lacto-

    1. a combining form meaning “milk,” used in the formation of compound words (lactometer); specialized in chemical terminology to mean “lactate,” or “lactic acid.”. combining form 1. indicating milk: lactobacillus before vowels, lac-, word-forming element meaning “milk,” from Latin lac (genitive lactis) “milk,” from PIE root *glakt- (see lactation). lacto- or lact- or lacti- pref.

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