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Meaning of “milk” - Learner’s Dictionary

milk

noun [U]     /mɪlk/
A1 a white liquid produced by women and other female animals, such as cows, for feeding their babies: a carton of milk a milk bottle breast milk →  See also skimmed milk Dairy products and eggsBodily fluids and their productionUrine and urinatingDrinks - general words
Translations of “milk”
in Arabic حَليب…
in Korean 우유…
in Malaysian susu…
in French lait…
in Turkish süt…
in Italian latte…
in Chinese (Traditional) 奶, 牛奶, 羊奶…
in Russian молоко…
in Polish mleko…
in Vietnamese sữa…
in Spanish leche, ordeñar…
in Portuguese leite…
in Thai น้ำนม…
in German die Milch…
in Catalan llet…
in Japanese ミルク…
in Indonesian susu…
in Chinese (Simplified) 奶, 牛奶, 羊奶…
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