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lact-

combining form

Definition of lact-

  1. 1 :  milk <lactoglobulin>

  2. 2 a :  lactic acid <lactate> b :  lactose <lactase>



Variants of lact-

or

lacti-

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lacto-

Origin and Etymology of lact-

French & Latin; French, from Latin, from lact-, lac — more at galaxy


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  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of lact-


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