Definition of Chylaceous

1. Adjective. Consisting of chyle or having the properties of chyle.

Exact synonyms: Chylous
Partainyms: Chyle, Chyle
Derivative terms: Chyle, Chyle



Definition of Chylaceous

1. a. Possessed of the properties of chyle; consisting of chyle.

Definition of Chylaceous

1. Adjective. (physiology) Resembling or consisting of chyle. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Chylaceous

chutzpah
chutzpahs
chutzpanik
chutzpas
chvaleticeite
chvilevaite
chyack
chyacked
chyacking
chyacks
chyazate
chyazates
chyazic
chyazic acid
chyl-
chylaceous (current term)
chylaemia
chylangioma
chylaqueous
chylde
chyle
chyle cistern
chyle corpuscle
chyle cyst
chyle peritonitis
chyle vessel
chyles
chylidrosis
chylifaction
chylifactive

Literary usage of Chylaceous

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1. A Dictionary of the English Language by Samuel Johnson, John Walker, Robert S. Jameson (1828)
"chylaceous, (ki-la'-shns) a. Belonging to chyle. CHYLE, (kile) n. ». A milky juice formed in the stomach by digestion, and afterwards changed into blood. ..."

2. A Complete Dictionary of the English Language, Both with Regard to Sound and ...by Thomas Sheridan by Thomas Sheridan (1790)
"... any thing by a violent motion ; to make butter by agitating the milk. CHUSE. See CHOOSE. chylaceous ..."

3. A critical pronouncing dictionary and expositor of the English language by John Walker (1797)
"... catalogue will give us any idea of the analogy of the language in this point.. The y is long in chylaceous, ..."

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