Hyphenation of lactation

Wondering how to hyphenate the English word lactation? This word can be hyphenated and contains 3 syllables as shown below.


Definitions of lactation:

The period following birth during which milk is secreted
Lactation normally continues until weaning
The production and secretion of milk by the mammary glands
Feeding an infant by giving suck at the breast

Synonyms of lactation:

nountime period, period of time, period
nounbodily process, body process, bodily function, activity
noun suckling, feeding, alimentation

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