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Definitions of galactagogue:

part of speech: noun

Agent increasing milk secretion and flow.

part of speech: noun

1. Increasing the secretion of milk. 2. An agent which promotes the secretion and flow of milk.

Usage examples for galactagogue:

  • The seeds are used in North America in dysentery and as a galactagogue and the juice of the leaves as an emollient in diarrhoea and mild dysentery. "The Medicinal Plants of the Philippines", T. H. Pardo de Tavera

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