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 for lactate
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Lactate \Lac"tate\, n. [L. lac, lactis, milk: cf. F. lactate.]
     (Chem.)
     A salt of lactic acid.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  lactate
      n 1: a salt or ester of lactic acid
      v 1: give suck to; "The wetnurse suckled the infant"; "You
           cannot nurse your baby in public in some places" [syn:
           breastfeed, suckle, suck, nurse, wet-nurse,
           lactate, give suck] [ant: bottlefeed]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  22 Moby Thesaurus words for "lactate":
     aliment, breast-feed, dry-nurse, excrete, fatten, fatten up,
     force-feed, foster, give out, nourish, nurse, nurture, nutrify,
     produce, secern, secrete, stuff, suckle, tear, water, weep,
     wet-nurse
  
  

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