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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Suc·kle, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Suckled p. pr. & vb. n. Suckling ]  To give suck to; to nurse at the breast.
 The breasts of Hecuba
 When she did suckle Hector, looked not lovelier.   --Shak.
    They are not weak, suckled by Wisdom.   --Landor.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Suck·ling n.
 1. A young child or animal nursed at the breast.
 2. A small kind of yellow clover (Trifolium filiforme) common in Southern Europe.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: English poet and courtier (1609-1642) [syn: Sir John
      2: an infant considered in relation to its nurse [syn: nursling,
      3: a young mammal that has not been weaned
      4: feeding an infant by giving suck at the breast [syn: lactation]