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

 ba·by /ˈbebi/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 ba·by /ˈbebɪ/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ba·by, a. Pertaining to, or resembling, an infant; young or little; as, baby swans. Baby figure”

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ba·by n.; pl. Babies   An infant or young child of either sex; a babe.
 2. A small image of an infant; a doll.
 Babies in the eyes, the minute reflection which one sees of one's self in the eyes of another.
 She clung about his neck, gave him ten kisses,
 Toyed with his locks, looked babies in his eyes.   --Heywood.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ba·by, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Babied p. pr. & vb. n. Babying.] To treat like a young child; to keep dependent; to humor; to fondle.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a very young child (birth to 1 year) who has not yet begun
           to walk or talk; "isn't she too young to have a baby?"
           [syn: babe, infant]
      2: sometimes used as a term of address for attractive young
         women [syn: sister]
      3: a very young mammal; "baby rabbits"
      4: the youngest member of a group (not necessarily young); "the
         baby of the family"; "the baby of the Supreme Court"
      5: an immature childish person; "he remained a child in
         practical matters as long as he lived"; "stop being a
         baby!" [syn: child]
      6: a project of personal concern to someone; "this project is
         his baby"
      v : treat with excessive indulgence; "grandparents often pamper
          the children"; "Let's not mollycoddle our students!"
          [syn: pamper, featherbed, cosset, cocker, coddle,
           mollycoddle, spoil, indulge]
      [also: babied]