baby bottle

noun

Definition of baby bottle

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

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This dishwasher features bottle wash jets to target the deep recesses of water and baby bottles. The Good Housekeeping Institute, Good Housekeeping, "GE Monogram Fully Integrated Dishwasher #ZDT870SSFSS," 19 Mar. 2015 Check labels — the biggest manufacturers of baby bottles in the United States (including Disney, Gerber, and Playtex) stopped using BPA in 2009. Brian Alexander, Redbook, "10 Ways to Reduce Your Family's Exposure to Chemicals," 25 May 2011 Past awareness campaigns even included an upside-down baby bottle as a rapidly dwindling hourglass. Macaela Mackenzie, Glamour, "Do You Need a Fertility Test—Even If You’re Not Trying to Get Pregnant?," 13 Dec. 2018 Sometimes breast-feeding (or pumping in a bathroom at work and giving your baby bottles of breast milk) is just too much for the mother. Kim Fusaro, Woman's Day, "Let's Stop Acting Like Baby Formula Is Evil, Shall We?," 22 Oct. 2010 While watching Monday night’s episode of the Bravo series following the staff at Lisa Vanderpump‘s West Hollywood restaurant, the pop star mimicked hostess LaLa Kent, drinking milk from a baby bottle. Michele Corriston, PEOPLE.com, "Selena Gomez Watches Vanderpump Rules While Drinking from a Baby Bottle — Just Like LaLa Kent!," 23 May 2018 Do not take toys, pacifiers, cups, baby bottles, strollers or similar items into pig areas. Michelle Gant, Fox News, "Michigan county fair attendees test positive for rare strain of swine flu," 13 Aug. 2018 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

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1870, in the meaning defined above

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