lactogenic

Pertaining to lactogenesis.

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lac·to·gen·ic .lak-tō-'jen-ik adj stimulating lactation
lac·to·gen·i·cal·ly -i-k(ə-)lē adv

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  • lactogenic — [lak΄tōjen′ik] adj. [ LACTO + GENIC] capable of inducing milk secretion [lactogenic hormone] …   English World dictionary

  • lactogenic — adjective Date: 1933 inducing lactation < lactogenic hormones > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • lactogenic — /lak teuh jen ik/, adj. stimulating lactation. [1950 55; LACTO + GENIC] * * * …   Universalium

  • lactogenic — adjective That induces lactation …   Wiktionary

  • lactogenic — producing milk Causation and Formation …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • lactogenic — adj. stimulating the production of milk …   English contemporary dictionary

  • lactogenic — lac·to·gen·ic …   English syllables

  • lactogenic — lac•to•gen•ic [[t]ˌlæk təˈdʒɛn ɪk[/t]] adj. cvb phl stimulating lactation • Etymology: 1950–55 …   From formal English to slang

  • lactogenic — adjective inducing lactation • Pertains to noun: ↑lactogen …   Useful english dictionary

  • lactogenic hormone — lactogenic hormone. = prolactin (см.). (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

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