|a natural division or groove in an organ, as in the brain|
|either of the two pairs of folds of mucous membrane projecting into the cavity of the larynx|
|1.||of, relating to, or resembling milk|
|2.||(of lymphatic vessels) conveying or containing chyle|
|3.||any of the lymphatic vessels conveying chyle from the small intestine to the thoracic duct|
|[C17: from Latin lacteus of milk, from lac milk]|
lacteal lac·te·al (lāk'tē-əl)
Of, relating to, or resembling milk.
Of or relating to a lacteal.