Definitions

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  • n. A substance which induces lactation; a galactagogue.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as galactagogue.

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Examples

  • Their methods of weaning are like our own, in the application of asafoetida to the nipple, or of charcoal, to disgust the child; even the castor-bean plant has been used as a lactagogue, the mother washing her breast with its juice.

    Labor Among Primitive Peoples

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