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General dictionaries General (27 matching dictionaries)
  1. lactation: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  2. lactation: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  3. lactation: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  4. lactation: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  5. lactation: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  6. lactation: Merriam-Webster's Online Dictionary, 11th Edition [home, info]
  7. lactation: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  8. lactation: Wiktionary [home, info]
  9. lactation: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  10. lactation: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  11. lactation: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  12. lactation: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  13. lactation: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  14. lactation: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  15. Lactation: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  16. Lactation: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  17. lactation: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  18. lactation: Rhymezone [home, info]
  19. Lactation: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  20. lactation: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  21. lactation: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  22. lactation: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  23. lactation: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  24. lactation: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  25. lactation: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. lactation: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (12 matching dictionaries)
  1. Lactation: MedTerms.com Medical Dictionary [home, info]
  2. Lactation: Medical Dictionary [home, info]
  3. lactation: Johnson Bwby [home, info]
  4. Lactation: Merck Manuals [home, info]
  5. Lactation: MedFriendly Glossary [home, info]
  6. lactation: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  7. Lactation: Breast Cancer Glossary of Medical Terms [home, info]
  8. lactation: Glossary of HIV/AIDS Related Terms [home, info]
  9. lactation: Medical dictionary [home, info]
  10. Lactation: University of Maryland Glossary of Medical Terms [home, info]
  11. Lactation: Drug Medical Dictionary [home, info]
  12. lactation: Hyperdictionary [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. lactation: Agricultural Thesaurus and Glossary [home, info]
  2. lactation: Anthropology dictionary [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Lactation: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. lactation: Agriculture Glossary [home, info]
  2. lactation: Washington State Definitions and Abbreviations of Vetrinary Terms [home, info]

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noun:  the production and secretion of milk by the mammary glands
noun:  the period following birth during which milk is secreted ("Lactation normally continues until weaning")
noun:  feeding an infant by giving suck at the breast

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