[ lak-tee-uh s ]
/ ˈlæk ti əs /
milky; of the color of milk.
Related formsnon·lac·te·ous, adjective
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This tempting food consists of a lacteous secretion and the macerated materials of the crop.Nests and Eggs of Birds of The United States|Thomas G. Gentry