Milchest

milch

[milch]
adjective
(of a domestic animal) yielding milk; kept or suitable for milk production.

Origin:
1250–1300; Middle English milche; compare Old English -milce (in thrimilce the month of May, i.e., the month when cows could be milked thrice a day); see milk

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milch (mɪltʃ)
 
n
1.  (modifier) (esp of cattle) yielding milk
2.  informal milch cow a source of easy income, esp a person
 
[C13: from Old English -milce (in compounds); related to Old English melcan to milk]

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milch
"giving milk," from O.E. -milce "milking," from W.Gmc. *melik- "milk" (see milk).
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