lactotrope etymology

English word lactotrope comes from English lacto- (Milk.), English -trope

Detailed word origin of lactotrope

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
lacto- English (eng) Milk.
-trope English (eng) (science) something that turns, affects, changes, responses, moves.
lactotrope English (eng)

Words with the same origin as lactotrope

Descendants of lacto-
lactify lactocyte lactodensimeter lactogen lactoglobulin lactoglyceride lactoglycerol lactonazi lactophenol lactophilia lactoprotein lactorrhea lactoscope lactovegetarian neolactotetraosylceramide
Descendants of -trope
anisotrope ophthalmotrope rheotrope zoetrope