Definition of "lactations" [lactations]

  • Plural form of lactation. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "lactations" in a sentence
  • ""But in the move away from grass-fed cows in past 30-40 years to cereal grain and soya to pack in more energy for milk production, cows are becoming sick and lame - it is not the right diet for a ruminant - and are culled after two or three lactations.""
  • "Cows, goats and sheep normally give their maximum milk yield during their second and third lactations."
  • "Decreased milk flow usually occurs in an animal's first three lactations."