adjective see colostrum

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • colostral — See colostrum. * * * …   Universalium

  • colostral — adj. of or pertaining to colostrum …   English contemporary dictionary

  • colostral — co·los·tral …   English syllables

  • colostral — …   Useful english dictionary

  • colostrum — colostral, adj. /keuh los treuhm/, n. a yellowish liquid, esp. rich in immune factors, secreted by the mammary gland of female mammals a few days before and after the birth of their young. Also called foremilk. [1570 80; < L colostrum, colustrum… …   Universalium

  • LAIT — Nourriture exclusive du nouveau né, produit physiologique, le lait constitue l’aliment type. Tout un symbolisme lui est attaché: il est synonyme de nourriture terrestre comme de nourriture spirituelle. Récolté systématiquement, le lait animal… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • colostrum — noun Etymology: Latin, beestings Date: 1577 milk secreted for a few days after parturition and characterized by high protein and antibody content • colostral adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Kitten — Kittens (Old English diminutive of cat ) are juvenile domesticated cats ( Felis catus ) that are not fully grown. [ Oxford English Dictionary , Second Edition (Oxford University Press, 1989)] The young of species in the genus Panthera and of some …   Wikipedia

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