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[ noun ] the act of substituting other food for the mother's milk in the diet of a child or young mammal

Synonyms

ablactation

Used in print

(Successful Farming, 59:12...)

A tranquilizer fed to cattle ( other_than lactating dairy_cows ) prior_to their being subjected to stress conditions such as vaccinating , shipping , weaning calves , and excessive handling .

Related terms

commutation substitution wean

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