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kəˈlɒs trəmcolostrum

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  1. colostrumnoun

    biestings, beistyn, beastings, beestings, green milk, fore-milk, first milk, beistings, beest

  2. colostrumnoun

    A form of milk produced by the mammary glands in late pregnancy and the few days after giving birth. Human and bovine colostrum is thick and yellowish. In humans, it has high concentrations of nutrients and antibodies, but it is small in quantity.

    beistings, biestings, beistyn, beest, green milk, beestings, first milk, fore-milk, beastings

  3. colostrumnoun

    A mixture of turpentine and egg yolk, formerly used as an emulsion.

    biestings, beest, beestings, green milk, first milk, beistyn, beistings, beastings, fore-milk

Princeton's WordNet

  1. colostrum, foremilknoun

    milky fluid secreted for the first day or two after parturition


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