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English definition of “breastfeed”

breastfeed

verb [I or T]     /ˈbrest.fiːd/ (breastfed)
When a mother breastfeeds her baby, she feeds it with milk directly from her breasts rather than with artificial or cow's milk from a bottle.Giving food to people and animalsParenting and caring for children breastfeeding     /-ɪŋ/ noun [U] Parenting and caring for children
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