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lactate in Biology topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishlactatelac‧tate /lækˈteɪt $ ˈlækteɪt/ verb [intransitive] 🔊 🔊 HBif a woman or female animal lactates, she produces milk to feed her baby or babies with→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
lactateCarrington's Self-Portrait of 1938-9 shows the artist seated in a room with a lactating hyena and a rocking horse.