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nursling

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1 as in suckling, foundling

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2 as in convalescent

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The first known use of nursling was in 1557

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“Nursling.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/nursling. Accessed 9 Apr. 2020.

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