chylaceous

[kahy-ley-shuh s]

adjective

of or resembling chyle.

Nearby words

  1. chuvashi,
  2. chuvashia,
  3. chvostek's sign,
  4. chwang-tse,
  5. chyack,
  6. chylangioma,
  7. chyle,
  8. chyle vessel,
  9. chylemia,
  10. chylifaction

Origin of chylaceous

First recorded in 1690–1700; chyle + -aceous

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