galactorrhea etymology

English word galactorrhea comes from Ancient Greek ῥέω, Ancient Greek γάλακτος

Detailed word origin of galactorrhea

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
ῥέω Ancient Greek (grc)
γάλακτος Ancient Greek (grc)
galactorrhea English (eng) Lactation (secretion of milk from nipples) not associated with childbirth or nursing.

Words with the same origin as galactorrhea

Descendants of ῥέω
diarrhea rhythm
Descendants of γάλακτος
galactagogue galactomannan galactose