Agalactous Ag`a*lac"tous ([a^]g`[.a]*l[a^]k"t[u^]s), a. Lacking milk to suckle with. [1913 Webster] ||

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  • agalactous — adjective see agalactia * * * agalactous, a. Med. (ægəˈlæktəs) [f. Gr. ἀγάλακτ ος (f. ἀ not + γάλακτ milk) + ous.] Having no milk to suckle with. in Syd. Soc. Lex …   Useful english dictionary

  • 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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