the cessation of lactation
the act of substituting other food for the mother's milk in the diet of a child or young mammal
The weaning of a child from the breast, or of young animals from their dam.
The process of grafting now called inarching, or "grafting by approach"
Origin: From ablactacioun from ablactatio, ablacto from ab + lac.
the weaning of a child from the breast, or of young beasts from their dam
the process of grafting now called inarching, or grafting by approach
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ab-lak-tā′shun, n. a weaning. [L. ab, from, lactāre, to suckle—lac, lactis, milk.]
The numerical value of ablactation in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of ablactation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
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