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galactophorous

[ gal-uhk-tof-er-uhs ]
/ ˌgæl əkˈtɒf ər əs /
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adjective Anatomy.

bearing milk; lactiferous.

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Origin of galactophorous

From the Greek word galaktophóros, dating back to 1810–20. See galacto-, -phorous
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Medical definitions for galactophorous

galactophorous
[ găl′ək-tŏfə-rəs ]

adj.

Conveying milk.
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