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Synonyms for nipple

Synonyms for nipple

the small projection of a mammary gland

a flexible cap on a baby's feeding bottle or pacifier

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Water was also provided ad libitum from low pressure nipple drinker located on the wall of the pen.
Drinking behaviour in the study was defined as mouth in contact with the nipple drinker and does not include the amount of water ingested.
Nipple drinkers were then adjusted at shoulder height for each pig, and set at a flow rate of about 2 L/min, which is above than 0.
In commercial swine farms, there are many different types of watering devices, but the most common design is that of a nipple drinker installed at an angle of 90[degrees] to the wall.
Limited information is available on the effect of nipple drinker design on water disappearance.