bottle-fed


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bot·tle-feed

(bŏt′l-fēd′)
tr.v. bot·tle-fed (-fĕd′), bot·tle-feed·ing, bot·tle-feeds
To feed (a baby, for example) with a bottle.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.bottle-fed - (of an infant) given milk from a bottle
breast-fed - (of an infant) fed milk from the mother's breast
Translations

bottle-fed

[ˈbɒtlfed] ADJalimentado con biberón

bottle-fed

[ˈbɒtlˌfɛd] adjallattato/a artificialmente
References in periodicals archive ?
Children who were breast-fed exclusively for the first six months of life were less likely to have teeth alignment issues than those who were breast-fed for a shorter time or bottle-fed, the American Dental Association (ADA) says.
In this study breast, fed children were 84% and bottle-fed were 16%.
It was found that the time for transition to full breastfeeding was significantly shorter in preterm babies who were spoon-fed compared to the ones who were bottle-fed (p<0.
They bottle-fed them every hour to help them survive and are now trying to find them loving families.
Compared with bottle-fed children, seven-year-olds breastfed for the first year of life were likely to score four points higher in a test of verbal IQ.
A MUM-OF-SEVEN today welcomed more support for breast-feeding mothers after figures revealed a rise in the number of bottle-fed babies.
And who could doubt the sound advice of a generation of women who drank through pregnancy, virtually all bottle-fed their babies, putting rusks in the milk bottles, and swore by letting the baby have a tot of whisky before bed.
The breastfed babies also slept longer at night than their bottle-fed peers.
Bottle-feeding is a rather common practice in Kenya, with more than one-quarter of children less than one year being bottle-fed [6].
The woman, who asked not to be named as she still works in healthcare, came forward to speak against the policies after reading in last week's Sunday Star-Times about the anguish and guilt suffered by mothers who bottle-fed their babies for health reasons.
Eight people have now been infected - all are either members of staff or volunteers who bottle-fed unwell animals at Greenmeadow Community Farm, Cwmbran.