Words nearby colostrum
Origin of colostrum
OTHER WORDS FROM colostrumco·los·tral, adjective
Examples from the Web for colostrum
By nursing the colostrum out of the breasts, it will favor and hasten the secretion of milk.The Eugenic Marriage, Volume I. (of IV.)|W. Grant Hague, M.D.
After the calf is a few days old, colostrum changes to what is commonly known as milk.
Colostrum, ko-los′trum, n. the first milk of a mammal after parturition.
Colostrum is rich in the very food that the baby calf needs.