Definition of milk :
1. A kind of juice or sap, usually white in color, found in certain plants; latex. See Latex.
2. A white fluid secreted by the mammary glands of female mammals for the nourishment of their young, consisting of minute globules of fat suspended in a solution of casein, albumin, milk sugar, and inorganic salts.
3. An emulsion made by bruising seeds; as, the milk of almonds, produced by pounding almonds with sugar and water.
4. The ripe, undischarged spat of an oyster.
5. To draw anything from, as if by milking; to compel to yield profit or advantage; to plunder.
6. To draw from the breasts or udder; to extract, as milk; as, to milk wholesome milk from healthy cows.
7. To draw or press milk from the breasts or udder of, by the hand or mouth; to withdraw the milk of.
8. To give off small gas bubbles during the final part of the charging operation; - said of a storage battery.
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beverage (part of speech: noun)
fluid (part of speech: adjective)
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- But how shall we get the milk? - "The Art of Public Speaking", Dale Carnagey (AKA Dale Carnegie) and J. Berg Esenwein.
- The Marionette, ashamed and hurt by those words, did not answer, but taking his glass of milk returned to his father. - "The Adventures of Pinocchio", C. Collodi--Pseudonym of Carlo Lorenzini.
- Will you give me some milk, please? - "The Green Satin Gown", Laura E. Richards.