Related formslac·te·al·ly, adverbnon·lac·te·al, adjectivenon·lac·te·al·ly, adverbpre·lac·te·al, adjective
Examples from the Web for lacteal
Next in importance to the discovery of Harvey, is that of Assellius as to the lacteal vessels.
Lacteal, or digestive absorption has reference to the absorption of chyle only, which is destined for the nutrition of the body.
Lacteal, lak′te-al, adj. pertaining to or resembling milk: conveying chyle.
Her expressionless face certainly did suggest a lacteal dulness.The Confounding of Camelia|Anne Douglas Sedgwick
If it be a milk-cow, the lacteal secretion is diminished, and the udder is hot and tender.The American Reformed Cattle Doctor|George Dadd