Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Same as colostrum, 1.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Physiol.) The milk secreted just before, or directly after, the birth of a child or of the young of an animal; colostrum.

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  • noun The first milk drawn from a cow during milking; in humans, the milk secreted initially during breastfeeding, typically low in fat and rich in protein.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun milky fluid secreted for the first day or two after parturition

Etymologies

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From fore- +‎ milk.

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