Definitions for ablactate
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gradually deprive (infants and young mammals) of mother's milk
"she weaned her baby when he was 3 months old and started him on powdered milk"; "The kitten was weaned and fed by its owner with a bottle"
Origin: From ablactatus, perfect passive participle of ablacto, from ab + lacto, from lac
Origin: [L. ablactatus, p. p. of ablactare; ab + lactare to suckle, fr. lac milk.]
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