HyperDic: ablactation

English > 2 senses of the word ablactation:
NOUNprocessablactationthe cessation of lactation
actablactation, weaningthe act of substituting other food for the mother's milk in the diet of a child or young mammal
English > ablactation: 2 senses > noun 1, process
MeaningThe cessation of lactation.
Broaderbodily process, body process, bodily function, activityAn organic process that takes place in the body
Spanishablactación, destete
English > ablactation: 2 senses > noun 2, act
MeaningThe act of substituting other food for the mother's milk in the diet of a child or young mammal.
Synonymweaning
Broadersubstitution, exchange, commutationThe act of putting one thing or person in the place of another
Spanishdestete
Catalandeslletament

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