Definition of demand feeding in English:

demand feeding

Line breaks: de¦mand feed|ing


[mass noun]
  • The practice of feeding a baby when it cries to be fed rather than at set times.
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    • In response to this, some parents find that demand feeding is easiest at the beginning.
    • There are a number of groups who obviously feel very strongly that demand feeding is the only way.
    • It's not exactly demand feeding either, because we do attempt to train our baby's feeding patterns, if need be.

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