bottle–feed

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verb bot·tle–feed \ˈbä-təl-ˌfēd\

Definition of bottle–feed

bottle–fed

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bottle–feeding

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to feed with a bottle bottle-feed an infant

First Known Use of bottle–feed

circa 1869


BOTTLE–FEED Defined for English Language Learners

bottle-feed

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Definition of bottle–feed for English Language Learners

  • : to feed (a baby or young animal) with a bottle instead of from its mother's breast


Medical Dictionary

bottle–feed

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transitive verb bot·tle–feed \ˈbät-əl-ˌfēd\

Medical Definition of bottle–feed

bottle–fed

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bottle–feeding

  1. :  to feed (an infant) from a bottle rather than by breastfeeding

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