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  • v. Present participle of lactate.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. actively producing milk; -- of female mammals.

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

  • adj. producing or secreting milk

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Examples

  • As I am done breeding and no longer lactating, is there a plan off attack of what to do with those no longer productive members of the herd?

    Milk, It Does A Body Good | Her Bad Mother

  • the pony, lactating, that is, not your sister, then you softly whisper:

    Spill

  • After Dowd had written about him "lactating," he agreed to an interview with her, answering questions about his favorite this, his favorite that.

    Going After Gore

  • July 1st, 2009 WASHINGTON - Contradicting Charles Darwin's theory, scientists have now shown that despite abundant food supply, energy intake reaches a limit even in animals with high nutrient demands, such as lactating females.

    Gaea Times (by Simple Thoughts) Breaking News and incisive views 24/7

  • And they are themselves constantly inseminated so that they will keep lactating.

    So Much Pretty

  • It assists tens of thousands of refugees from the Central African Republic and runs special feeding programs for school children and for thousands of malnourished children and pregnant and lactating women.

    UN Suspends Food Aid Deliveries to Chad Through Libya

  • A vitamin D deficiency has been noticed as a global issue and recently found in underserved populations, patients in northern latitudes, people with darker skin tones, the elderly, obese and pregnant or lactating women.

    Dr. Michael J. Breus: Tired? Try Vitamin D

  • · You cannot be menstruating, pregnant or lactating

    Donating Blood

  • A lactating mother boarding a flight is told to drink from three containers of breast milk she's carrying to prove it poses no security threat.

    After 9/11: 50 dates that quietly changed America

  • This is true especially for pregnant or lactating moms or their rapidly growing infants, who need adequate amounts of amino acids for whole protein, a full complement of B vitamins and a reliable source of calcium, zinc, iron and magnesium.

    Georgianna Donadio, MSc, Ph.D., D.C.: Rethinking Grain-Based Carbohydrates Part II

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