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noun [C], adjective [before noun] uk   us   /ˈsʌk.lɪŋ/ /ˈ-l̩.ɪŋ/ old-fashioned
(an animal that is) still young enough to be drinking milk from its mother: The main course of the feast was roast suckling pig.
Translations of “suckling”
in Chinese (Traditional) 乳獸,幼獸, (獸類)未斷奶的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 乳兽,幼兽, (兽类)未断奶的…
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