Drynurse
Drynurse Dry"nurse`, dry-nurse dry"-nurse`, v. t. To feed, attend, and bring up without breastfeeding it. --Hudibras. [1913 Webster] ||

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  • drynurse — dry nurse n. A nurse employed to care for but not breast feed an infant.   dryʹ nurse (drīʹnûrs ) v. * * * …   Universalium

  • dry-nurse — Drynurse Dry nurse , dry nurse dry nurse , v. t. To feed, attend, and bring up without breastfeeding it. Hudibras. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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