Crossword clues for ablactate
The Collaborative International Dictionary
Ablactate \Ab*lac"tate\, v. t. [L. ablactatus, p. p. of
ablactare; ab + lactare to suckle, fr. lac milk.]
To wean. [R.]
vb. (context rare English) To wean.
v. gradually deprive (infants) of mother's milk; "she weaned her baby when he was 3 months old and started him on powdered milk" [syn: wean]