272. Milk


See also 76. CHEESE ; 168. FOOD and NUTRITION .

galactopoietic
any substance that stimulates the production and flow of milk. —galactopoietic , adj.
lactometer
an instrument for measuring the richness of milk from its specific gravity. Also called galactometer .
lactoscope
an instrument for measuring the opacity of milk so that its cream content can be determined.

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