agalactous

adjective

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agalactous, a. Med.
(ægəˈlæktəs)
[f. Gr. ἀγάλακτ-ος (f. ἀ not + γάλακτ- milk) + -ous.]
Having no milk to suckle with.
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Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Agalactous — Ag a*lac tous ([a^]g [.a]*l[a^]k t[u^]s), a. Lacking milk to suckle with. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • agalactous — Relating to agalactia, or to the diminution or absence of breast milk. * * * aga·lac·tous (a″gə lakґtəs) 1. suppressing the secretion of milk. 2. not nursed; artificially fed …   Medical dictionary

  • agalactous — aga·lac·tous …   English syllables

  • agalactia —   n. Medicine, absence or lack of milk secretion.    ♦ agalactic,    ♦ agalactous, a …   Dictionary of difficult words

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