Feeding bottle
Feeding Feed"ing, n. 1. the act of eating, or of supplying with food; the process of fattening. [1913 Webster]

2. That which is eaten; food. [1913 Webster]

3. That which furnishes or affords food, especially for animals; pasture land. [1913 Webster]

{Feeding bottle}. See under {Bottle}. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Feeding bottle — Bottle Bot tle, n. [OE. bote, botelle, OF. botel, bouteille, F. bouteille, fr. LL. buticula, dim. of butis, buttis, butta, flask. Cf. {Butt} a cask.] 1. A hollow vessel, usually of glass or earthenware (but formerly of leather), with a narrow… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • feeding bottle — feeding bottles also feeding bottle N COUNT A feeding bottle is a plastic bottle with a special rubber top through which a baby can suck milk or other liquids. [mainly BRIT] (in AM, use nursing bottle) …   English dictionary

  • feeding bottle — feeding ,bottle noun count MAINLY BRITISH a BOTTLE for feeding a baby …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • feeding-bottle — feeding .bottle n a plastic bottle used for giving milk to a baby or young animal …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • feeding bottle — noun a vessel fitted with a flexible teat and filled with milk or formula; used as a substitute for breast feeding infants and very young children • Syn: ↑bottle, ↑nursing bottle • Hypernyms: ↑vessel • Part Meronyms: ↑nipple * * * ˈfeeding bottle …   Useful english dictionary

  • feeding bottle — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms feeding bottle : singular feeding bottle plural feeding bottles a transparent plastic bottle with a small rubber teat on the top from which a baby or young animal drinks milk …   English dictionary

  • feeding-bottle — see feeding bottle …   English dictionary

  • feeding bottle — bottle used for dispensing water (usually to caged animals) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • feeding bottle — /ˈfidɪŋ bɒtl/ (say feeding botl) noun 1. Also, baby s bottle. a bottle equipped with a teat used to feed liquids to babies. 2. a similar bottle for use with very young animals …   Australian English dictionary

  • feeding bottle — noun A bottle for feeding milk to babies or to the young of other animals …   Wiktionary

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