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English definition of “lactate”

lactate

verb [I]     /lækˈteɪt/ US  /ˈlæk.teɪt/ specialized
(of a woman or female mammal) to produce milkPregnancyBirth lactation     /lækˈteɪ.ʃən/ noun [U]
(Definition of lactate verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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