nursing bottle


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nursing bottle

n
another term (esp US) for feeding bottle
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nurs′ing bot`tle


n.
a bottle with a rubber nipple from which an infant sucks liquid.
[1860–65]
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Noun1.nursing bottle - a vessel fitted with a flexible teat and filled with milk or formulanursing bottle - a vessel fitted with a flexible teat and filled with milk or formula; used as a substitute for breast feeding infants and very young children
nipple - a flexible cap on a baby's feeding bottle or pacifier
vessel - an object used as a container (especially for liquids)
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References in classic literature ?
But you can't depend on feeding dainties to dogs, for instance, though you can make a young, untrained pig perform creditably by means of a nursing bottle hidden up your sleeve."
Even babies - who cannot eat anything solid yet - can possibly suffer from tooth decay, Dr Naji said, referring to the condition known as the 'nursing bottle syndrome'.
But 1968 may turn out a poor year for bassinet makers, diaper services and the nursing bottle business.
A child has difficulty weaning from nursing bottle to glass of milk.
KAYSERy (CyHAN)- Hilal, A lovely baby lion cub is being fed with nursing bottle and wears child diapers.
Nursing bottle caries: Characteristics of children at risk.
But his mother suckles him for only ten minutes or less, if she can do this, and leaves him to his sister Shaima and the nursing bottle. The nursing bottle is not clean and causes the child severe stomach aches and other diseases.
Development charts and brochures about nursing bottle decay, nutrition, fluoride information and growth can also be included.
Fass was the first in recent international literature to adopt the term "nursing bottle mouth" to describe the condition [Fass, 1962].
Dr Jacinta Yeo, British Dental Association spokeswoman, says: "Children of two-and-a-half or even younger can get tooth decay from prolonged use of a bottle, in what's known as Nursing Bottle Syndrome."