Lactation Definition

lăk-tāshən
noun
The secretion of milk by a mammary gland.
Webster's New World
The period during which milk is secreted.
Webster's New World
The suckling of young.
Webster's New World

The process of providing the milk to the young; breastfeeding.

Wiktionary
Synonyms:
suckling

Other Word Forms of Lactation

Noun

Singular:
lactation
Plural:
lactations

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