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synonyms for lacteal

  • frosted
  • opaque
  • pearly
  • alabaster
  • clouded
  • lacteous
  • lactescent
  • milk-white
  • opalescent
  • opaline
  • whitish
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antonyms for lacteal

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  • black
  • blackish
  • dark
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How to use lacteal in a sentence

Human milk is sterile when secreted, but derives a few bacteria from the lacteal ducts.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
Make an incision in its bark, wherever you will, and it exudes a white lacteal fluid, which hardens on exposure to the air.
THE DESERT WORLDARTHUR MANGIN
The general public subscribes to Mudie, and has its intellectual, like its lacteal sustenance, sent round to it in carts.
OBITER DICTAAUGUSTINE BIRRELL
I took a seven-year course in the gentle art of acquiring the lacteal fluid.
FORE!CHARLES EMMETT VAN LOAN
And there isn't anything I like better when camping out than plenty of hen fruit, together with the lacteal fluid from the cows.
CHUMS OF THE CAMP FIRELAWRENCE J. LESLIE
From her bosom issue long lacteal jets that seem, as it were, to crystallise into stars.
A POPULAR HANDBOOK TO THE NATIONAL GALLERY, VOLUME I, FOREIGN SCHOOLSVARIOUS
Now these lacteal vessels are no doubt absorbent, but are they ever engaged in the absorption of medicinal solutions?
THE ACTION OF MEDICINES IN THE SYSTEMFREDERICK WILLIAM HEADLAND
But in another sense they are an exception to it; for they do not pass directly into the veins, but through the lacteal system.
THE ACTION OF MEDICINES IN THE SYSTEMFREDERICK WILLIAM HEADLAND
The real nutriment for the body is now contained in the lacteal absorbents, an infinite number of small tubes.
POPULAR BOOKS ON NATURAL SCIENCEAARON DAVID BERNSTEIN
Cows are driven about the streets and milked in front of your own door, when you desire the lacteal fluid.
CUBAARTHUR D. HALL
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO LACTEAL

  • alabaster
  • clouded
  • frosted
  • lacteal
  • lacteous
  • lactescent
  • milk-white
  • opalescent
  • opaline
  • opaque
  • pearly
  • whitish
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.