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wet nursenoun [C]

uk   /ˈwet ˌnɜːs/ us   /ˈwet ˌnɝːs/
in the past, a woman employed to give her breast milk to another woman's baby

wet-nurseverb [T]

uk   /ˈwet.nɜːs/ us   /ˈwet.nɝːs/ UK disapproving
(Definition of wet nurse from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) (旧时的)奶妈,乳母…
in Chinese (Traditional) (舊時的)奶媽,乳母…
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