Ablactation - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌæbləkˈteɪʃən|  American pronunciation of the word ablactation
Brit.  |ˌæbləkˈteɪʃən|  British pronunciation of the word ablactation

noun

- the cessation of lactation
- the act of substituting other food for the mother's milk in the diet of a child or young mammal (syn: weaning)

Examples

Grafting by approach, or ablactation, is to be performed in the month of April.

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