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milt

 (mĭlt)
n.
1. Fish sperm, including the seminal fluid.
2. The reproductive glands of male fishes when filled with this fluid.
tr.v. milt·ed, milt·ing, milts
To fertilize (fish roe) with milt.

[Middle English, spleen, milt, probably partly from Middle Dutch milte, spleen, milt, and partly from Old English milte, spleen; see mel-1 in the Appendix of Indo-European roots.]

milt

(mɪlt)
n
1. (Zoology) the testis of a fish
2. (Zoology) the spermatozoa and seminal fluid produced by a fish
3. (Zoology) rare the spleen of certain animals, esp fowls and pigs
vb
(Zoology) to fertilize (the roe of a female fish) with milt, esp artificially
[Old English milte spleen; in the sense: fish sperm, probably from Middle Dutch milte]

milt

(mɪlt)

n.
1. the sperm-containing secretion of the testes of fishes.
2. the testes and sperm ducts when filled with this secretion.
3. melt 2.
[before 900; Middle English milte, milt, Old English milte spleen]

milt

(mĭlt)
Fish sperm, together with the milky liquid that contains them.

milt


Past participle: milted
Gerund: milting

Imperative
milt
milt
Present
I milt
you milt
he/she/it milts
we milt
you milt
they milt
Preterite
I milted
you milted
he/she/it milted
we milted
you milted
they milted
Present Continuous
I am milting
you are milting
he/she/it is milting
we are milting
you are milting
they are milting
Present Perfect
I have milted
you have milted
he/she/it has milted
we have milted
you have milted
they have milted
Past Continuous
I was milting
you were milting
he/she/it was milting
we were milting
you were milting
they were milting
Past Perfect
I had milted
you had milted
he/she/it had milted
we had milted
you had milted
they had milted
Future
I will milt
you will milt
he/she/it will milt
we will milt
you will milt
they will milt
Future Perfect
I will have milted
you will have milted
he/she/it will have milted
we will have milted
you will have milted
they will have milted
Future Continuous
I will be milting
you will be milting
he/she/it will be milting
we will be milting
you will be milting
they will be milting
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been milting
you have been milting
he/she/it has been milting
we have been milting
you have been milting
they have been milting
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been milting
you will have been milting
he/she/it will have been milting
we will have been milting
you will have been milting
they will have been milting
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been milting
you had been milting
he/she/it had been milting
we had been milting
you had been milting
they had been milting
Conditional
I would milt
you would milt
he/she/it would milt
we would milt
you would milt
they would milt
Past Conditional
I would have milted
you would have milted
he/she/it would have milted
we would have milted
you would have milted
they would have milted

Milt

Another name for the spleen, an organ meat sometimes eaten.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.milt - fish sperm or sperm-filled reproductive gland; having a creamy texture
seafood - edible fish (broadly including freshwater fish) or shellfish or roe etc
2.milt - seminal fluid produced by male fish
fish - any of various mostly cold-blooded aquatic vertebrates usually having scales and breathing through gills; "the shark is a large fish"; "in the living room there was a tank of colorful fish"
come, cum, ejaculate, semen, seminal fluid, seed - the thick white fluid containing spermatozoa that is ejaculated by the male genital tract
Translations

milt

[mɪlt] Nlecha f

milt

n (Fishing) → Milch f
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