lactotropic etymology

English word lactotropic comes from English -tropic, English lacto- (Milk.)

Detailed word origin of lactotropic

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-tropic English (eng) (science) affecting or attracted to the thing specified. (science) turning or changing.
lacto- English (eng) Milk.
lactotropic English (eng)

Words with the same origin as lactotropic

Descendants of -tropic
adrenotropic aeolotropic chronotropic ecotropic endosomotropic enterotropic gravitropic hepatotropic idiotropic immunotropic lipotropic lyotropic mucosotropic musculotropically oculotropic orthotropic osteotropic plagiotropic renotropic reticulotropic thixotropic thyrotropic xenotropic æolotropic
Descendants of lacto-
lactify lactocyte lactodensimeter lactogen lactoglobulin lactoglyceride lactoglycerol lactonazi lactophenol lactophilia lactoprotein lactorrhea lactoscope lactotrope lactovegetarian neolactotetraosylceramide