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1. lactation

noun. ['lækˈteɪʃən'] the period following birth during which milk is secreted.

Synonyms

  • period
  • time period

Antonyms

  • inactiveness
  • inaction
  • passive

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Example sentences of the word lactation


1. Noun, singular or mass
Lucuma has been shown to promote lactation in women after giving birth.

2. lactation

noun. ['lækˈteɪʃən'] feeding an infant by giving suck at the breast.

Synonyms

  • alimentation
  • suckling

Antonyms

  • anastalsis
  • inactivity
  • discontinuance

3. lactation

noun. ['lækˈteɪʃən'] the production and secretion of milk by the mammary glands.

Synonyms

  • bodily process
  • activity
  • bodily function

Antonyms

  • discontinuation
  • activation
  • sink
  • source
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