lactational

Relating to lactation.

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lac·ta·tion·al (lak-taґshən-əl) pertaining to lactation.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • lactational — adjective see lactate II …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • lactational — See lactation. * * * …   Universalium

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  • lactational — lac·ta·tion·al …   English syllables

  • lactational — adjective see lactation …   Useful english dictionary

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