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Definition of the noun ablactation

What does ablactation mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. the cessation of lactation
  2. the act of substituting other food for the mother's milk in the diet of a child or young mammal

Alternative definition of the noun ablactation

noun

  1. The weaning of a child from the breast, or of young animals from their dam.
  2. [horticulture] The process of grafting now called inarching, or "grafting by approach"

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Google previewA Pentaglot Dictionary of the Terms Employed in Anatomy, Physiology, Pathology... (1845)

by Shirley Palmer

ablactation, Ablactation. Ablaufend, decurrent, Decurrent. Ableiten, revulsion, Revulsion. Ableitend, revulsive, Bevulsit'.

Google previewA Comprehensive medical dictionary (1870)

(Compare Ablactation, Apoplexy, Artery; also, Abdomen, Ablepsia, etc.) The French synonyms of important medical terms are also given, excepting such as ...

Google previewA Comprehensive Medical Dictionary Containing the Pronunciation,etymology,and Signification of the Terms Made Use of in Medicine and the Kindred Sciences (1874)

With an Appendix,comprising a Complete List of All the More Important Articles of the Materia Medica,arranged According to the Medicinal Properties [etc.]. by Joseph Thomas

(Compare Ablactation, Apoplexy, Artery; also, Abdomen, Ablepsia, etc.) The French synonyms of important medical terms are also given, excepting such as are essentially the same as the English or Latin : for example, Ablactation (" ablactation ...

Google previewUniversal Technological Dictionary (1833)

by George Crabb

ABLACTATION (Hark) a species of ingrafting, by leaving the graft on its proper stock till it be fully incorporated with the new stock. ABLA'NIA (Bot) a genus of plants, the Triclzocarpus of Linnaeus. Aublet. Hist. des Plant. A'BLAQUE (Com) a fine ...

Google previewThe New and Complete American Encyclopedia (1805)

Ablactation, in the ancient agriculture, is a method of engrafting ; wherein the scyon of one tree, being united for some time to the stock of another, is afterwards cut off and, as it were, weaned from its mother-tree. Among the modern writers, ...

Google previewAn Universal Etymological English Dictionary; Comprehending the Derivations of the Generality of Words in the English Tongue, Either Ancient Or Modern, ... and Also a Brief and Clear Explication of All Difficult Words, ...together with a Large Collection and Explication of Words and Phrases Used in Our Ancient Statutes, Chartes, Writs, Old Records, and Processes in Law; ... Containing Many Thousand Words More Than Either Harris Philips, Kersey, Or Any English Dictionary Before Extant. To Wich is Added, a Collection of Our Most Common Proverbs, with Their Explication and Illustration. The Whole Work Compil'd and Methodically Digested, ... By N. Bailey, Philologos (1757)

ABLACTATION, the weaning of a Child that has fucked fome time, L. ABLACTATION [in Gardening] a kind of Grafting, when the Čyon is not cut off, but weaned, as it were by degrees, till it be firmly united to the Stock. L. To ABLA" QUEATE ...

Google previewLexicon Medicum: or, Medical Dictionary ... Fourth edition (1839)

by Robert HOOPER (M.D.), Klein Grant

- ABLACTATION. (Ablactatio, oni: f.

Google previewEncyclopaedia Britannica or a Dictionary of Arts and Sciences [...] (1771)

ABLACTATION, the weaning a child from the breast. See We an- inc. Ablactation, in gardening, signifies grafting by approach. See Grafting and Gardeni no. ABLACQUEATION, an old term in gardening, signifies the operations of removing the ...

Google previewAN ELEMENTARY DICTIONARY OF THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE. (1860)

by JOSEPH E. WORCESTER

ABLACTATION. ACADEMY. Xb-lac-ta'tiqn, n. Act of weaning from the breast : — a method of grafting. AB-la'tiqn, n. The act of taking away. AB'L£-tive, a. Noting the sixth case in Latin. A-BL.AZE, ad. In a blaze; on fire. A'ble, a. Having strength ...

Google previewEncyclopædia Britannica: or, A dictionary of arts and sciences, compiled by a society of gentlemen in Scotland [ed. by W. Smellie]. (1773)

by Encyclopaedia Britannica

ABLACTATION, the weaning a child from the breast. See Wean Inc. Ablactation, in gardening, signifies grafting by approach. See Grafting and Gardeni no. ABLACQUEATION, an old term in gardening, signifies the operations of removing the ...

Google previewAn Universal Etymological English Dictionary; (1770)

Comprehending the Derivations of the Generality of Words in the English Tongue ... And Also a Brief and Clear Explication of All Difficult Words ... Together with a Large Collection and Explication of Words and Phrases Used in Our Ancient Statutes, Charters, Writs ... and the Etymology, and Interpretation of the Proper Names of Men, Women, and Remarkable Places in Great Britain ... Also a Collection of Our Most Common Proverbs ... by Nathan Bailey

L ABLACTATION [in Gardening]* kind of Grafting, when the Cyon is not cut off, but weaned, as it were by degrees, till it be firmly united to the Stock. L. To ABLA' QUEATE [ ablaqueatum, L.] to uncover the Roots of Trees, &c, ABLAQUEA'TION, ...

Google previewAn universal etymological English dictionary ... The twentieth edition, etc (1770)

by Nathan BAILEY

ABLACTATION, the weaning of a Child that has fucked some time. L. ABLACTATION (in Gardening] a kind of Grafting, when the Cyon is not cut off. but weaned, as it were by degrees, till it be firmly united to the Stock. L. To ABLA' QUEATE ...

Google previewAn universal etymological English dictionary ... The twenty first edition, etc (1775)

ABLACTATION, the weaning of a Child that has fucked fome time. L. ABLACTATION [in Gardening] a kind of Grafting, when the Cyon is not cut off. but weaned, as it were by degrees, till it be firmly united to the Stock.

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