browse words by letter
a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
colostrum

more about colostrum

colostrum


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Colostrum  \Co*los"trum\,  n.  [L.,  biestings.]  (Med.) 
  a  The  first  milk  secreted  after  delivery;  biestings. 
  b  A  mixture  of  turpentine  and  the  yolk  of  an  egg, 
  formerly  used  as  an  emulsion. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  colostrum 
  n  :  milky  fluid  secreted  for  the  first  day  or  two  after 
  parturition  [syn:  {foremilk}] 




more about colostrum