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La Leche League Syllabification: La Le·che League
Pronunciation: /lä ˈleˌCHā ˌlēɡ/

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Definition of La Leche League in English:


An international nonprofit breastfeeding advocacy group. Local chapters hold meetings to provide breastfeeding information and support.
Example sentences
  • But if your doctor isn't comfortable with it, find a local chapter of La Leche League International, a mother-to-mother breast-feeding information and education organization.
  • The La Leche League is a breast feeding information and support group.
  • Contact a local lactation consultant or La Leche League for breastfeeding advice.

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