Definition of lactic in English:

lactic

Syllabification: lac·tic
Pronunciation: /ˈlaktik
 
/

adjective

Of, relating to, or obtained from milk.
More example sentences
  • Reddy contends that, back in the 1930s and 1940s, there was more lactic flora in the milk.
  • Cuinneog Natural Buttermilk is rich in natural lactic biotics and contains all the healthy ingredients of natural yoghurt.
  • By the time I wrestled it in, my arm was trembling with lactic exhaustion.

Origin

late 18th century: from Latin lac, lact- 'milk' + -ic.

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