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lactogenic

[lak-tuh-jen-ik] /ˌlæk təˈdʒɛn ɪk/
adjective
1.
stimulating lactation.
Origin of lactogenic
1950-1955
First recorded in 1950-55; lacto- + -genic
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British Dictionary definitions for lactogenic

lactogenic

/ˌlæktəˈdʒɛnɪk/
adjective
1.
inducing lactation: lactogenic hormone See also prolactin
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lactogenic in Medicine

lactogenic lac·to·gen·ic (lāk'tə-jěn'ĭk)
adj.
Inducing lactation.

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