lacteal

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Adjective[edit]

lacteal ‎(comparative more lacteal, superlative most lacteal)

  1. Relating to milk.
  2. (anatomy) Relating to milk production.
    lacteal ducts in the breasts
  3. Relating to, or containing, chyle.
    the lacteal vessels

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Noun[edit]

lacteal ‎(plural lacteals)

  1. One of the lactiferous ducts or other components of milk-producing organs.