Definition of demand feeding in English:

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demand feeding

Pronunciation: /dəˈmand/ Pronunciation: /dēˈmand ˈfēdiNG/


The practice of feeding a baby when it cries to be fed rather than at set times.
Example sentences
  • 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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Syllabification: de·mand feed·ing

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