1. Consisting of, or containing, milk. "Pails high foaming with a milky flood." (Pope)

2. Like, or somewhat like, milk; whitish and turbid; as, the water is milky. "Milky juice."

3. Yielding milk. "Milky mothers."

4. Mild; tame; spiritless. "Has friendship such a faint and milky heart?" (Shak) Milky Way.

<astronomy> See Galaxy.

(01 Mar 1998)

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