sugar of milk


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sugar of milk

n.
Lactose.
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sugar of milk

n
(Biochemistry) another name for lactose
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Translations
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References in classic literature ?
To them he added a little sugar of milk to increase the bulk, and folded the mixture neatly in a white paper.
'Sugar of milk' is better known by which scientific name?