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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Of or like milk. Also: A lymphatic vessel in the small intestine.

Usage examples (38)
  • The river was lacteal in nature because it had much glacial material in it.
  • lacteal fluids
  • Villus showing both the lacteal and the capillaries.
  • Mahir, Saribah, Jamídah and other lacteal preparations, see ibid. for more
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