chylifactive

adjective chy·li·fac·tive \ -tiv \
variants: or chylifactory \-t(ə)rē, -ri\ or chylific \(ˈ)kī¦lifik\ or chylificatory \-ȯr-\

Definition of chylifactive

: producing or converting into chyle : having the power to form chyle

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Origin and Etymology of chylifactive

chylifactive from chyl- + -factive; chylifactory from chyl- + -factory (from Latin factus—past participle of facere to do—+ English -ory); chylific from New Latin chylificus, from chyl- + Latin -ficus -fic; chylificatory alteration (influenced by chylification) of chylifactory


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