baby bottle

noun

Definition of baby bottle 

: a bottle with a rubber nipple used in supplying food to infants

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But breastfeeding in a campaign ad is one thing—that spot, conveniently, was lead-in to Roys discussing her successful ban of BPA, a toxic chemical found in baby bottles—makeup and fashion, another. Amanda Fitzsimons, Glamour, "It’s 2018, and Female Candidates Are Tweeting About Lipstick. Is This Progress?," 1 July 2018 And what would any New York re-creation be without its neighborhood staple—the bodega? Instead of selling breakfast sandwiches and packs of chewing gum however, the Bardi Baby Bodega contained baby bottles and diapers wrapped in pink ribbon. Elise Taylor, Vogue, "See Exclusive Photos From Cardi B’s Bronx Fairy-Tale Baby Shower," 28 June 2018 These chemicals have been used to make a wide variety of consumer products over the years, including baby bottles, metal food cans, flame retardants, detergents, pesticides and cosmetics. Fox News, "Banned pregnancy drug tied to ADHD generations later," 23 May 2018 Maria del Carmen’s family tries to feed her with baby bottles, making purees with plantains, squash or yucca. Sheyla G. Urdaneta, miamiherald, "At age 6, she weighs just over 13 pounds, as hunger plagues Venezuela," 13 Feb. 2018 Wearing a soft pink sweater, Roys talks about her work banning toxins in baby bottles and sippy cups. Jill Filipovic, The New Republic, "Female candidates are turning gender and motherhood into political assets in the midterms.," 29 May 2018 After the race, the victors celebrate by sucking on pacifiers or drinking cheap wine from baby bottles to symbolize rebirth. Dwight Garner, New York Times, "The Palio di Siena: A Survivor’s Tale," 16 Apr. 2018 Our cabby told us about an astonished couple preparing to get their daughter from her car seat when a baboon popped into the back, grabbed the baby bottle, chugged it, and then gave it back to the baby. Bella English, BostonGlobe.com, "A vacation sequel as good as the original," 13 Feb. 2018 Teigan tweeted, followed with baby bottle and smiling emojis. Amy Lieu, Fox News, "Chrissy Teigen, John Legend welcome baby boy," 17 May 2018

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1870, in the meaning defined above

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