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Milk meaning

milk - 12 dictionary results

  1. 1. A white fluid secreted by the mammary glands of female mammals for the nourishment of their young, consisting of minute globules of fat suspended in a solution of casein, albumin, milk sugar, and inorganic salts.
  2. 2. A kind of juice or sap, usually white in color, found in certain plants; latex. See Latex.
  3. 3. An emulsion made by bruising seeds; as, the milk of almonds, produced by pounding almonds with sugar and water.
  4. 4. The ripe, undischarged spat of an oyster.
  5. 5. To draw or press milk from the breasts or udder of, by the hand or mouth; to withdraw the milk of.
  6. 6. To draw from the breasts or udder; to extract, as milk; as, to milk wholesome milk from healthy cows.
  7. 7. To draw anything from, as if by milking; to compel to yield profit or advantage; to plunder.
  8. 8. To draw or to yield milk.
  9. 9. To give off small gas bubbles during the final part of the charging operation; - said of a storage battery.
  10. 10. Milky.
  11. 11. To draw milk from.
  12. 12. White liquid secreted by female mammals to nourish their young; a milk like juice in plants.

milk - examples of usage

  1. First, as to the milk- selling. - "Hodge and His Masters", Richard Jefferies.
  2. And surely they could win for him bread and milk, or at the worst bread and water? - "The Beautiful Wretch; The Pupil of Aurelius; and The Four Macnicols", William Black.
  3. Influence of feed on milk. - "Special Report on Diseases of Cattle", U.S. Department of Agriculture J.R. Mohler.
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