suckle Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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suckleverb [I or T]

uk   us   /ˈsʌk.l̩/
to ​feed a ​baby, ​especially a ​babyanimal, with ​milk from the ​organ in the ​mother that ​producesmilk, or (of a ​baby, ​especially a ​babyanimal) to ​drinkmilk from the ​mother: We ​watched the ​cow suckling her ​calves. The ​puppies went back to ​theirmother to suckle.
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