Definition of Galactosis

1. Noun. The secretion of milk.

Generic synonyms: Secernment, Secretion



Medical Definition of Galactosis

1. Formation of milk by the lacteal glands. Origin: Galacto-+ G. -osis, condition (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Galactosis

galactose permease
galactose tolerance test
galactosemia
galactosemias
galactosemic
galactosemics
galactosephosphates
galactoses
galactosialidosis
galactosidase
galactosidases
galactoside
galactoside 2-fucosyltransferase
galactoside 3-fucosyltransferase
galactosides
galactosis (current term)
galactosphingolipid
galactosphingolipids
galactosucrose
galactosuria
galactosyl
galactosyl(alpha 1-4)galactosylceramide galactosyl hydrolase
galactosyl transferase
galactosylation
galactosylceramidase
galactosylceramide
galactosylceramide lipoidosis
galactosylceramide sulfotransferase
galactosylceramides
galactosyldiacylglycerol

Literary usage of Galactosis

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1. A Pocket medical dictionary: Giving the Pronunciation and Definition of the ...by George Milbry Gould by George Milbry Gould (1911)
"A crystalline sugar obtained by the action of dilute acids on lactose. galactosis, gal-ak-U/-sis. The secretion of milk. ..."

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