witches' milk

noun

Definition of witches' milk

2 or witch's milk : secretion from the mammary glands of the newborn of both sexes presumably due to placental permeability to the lactation-producing hormones of the mother

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“Witches' milk.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/witches%27%20milk. Accessed 24 Sep. 2021.

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