galact-


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galact(o)-

 
word element [Gr.], milk.
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galacto-

, galact- (gă-lak'tō, gă-lakt'),
Milk. Compare: lact-.
[G. gala]
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galacto-

, galact-
Combining forms denoting milk.
Compare: lact-
[G. gala]
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