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English poet and courtier (1609-1642)

an infant considered in relation to its nurse

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a young mammal that has not been weaned

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feeding an infant by giving suck at the breast


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Good-hearted Ben Suckling presents pounds 50 to Annie Wilcox who lost pounds 700 when her purse was stolen.
Suckling will however continue playing his non-executive roles within the group including as board member in Air Arabia Maroc and Cozmo Travel.
Dubai: Air Arabia announced that it has appointed Andrew Littledale as chief financial officer, replacing Paul Suckling, who retired from his position as CFO from December 31, 2017.
The family of the deceased is also required to be compensated adequately keeping in view the tender age of the left behind baby who also deserves rehabilitation', the petitioner said adding 'It was apparent that the woman was sitting in house with her suckling baby in her lap when she was hit by a bullet pumped by law enforcing agencies'.
She won't be falling out with them and it's not an indication that she no longer wants them, she just doesn't want them suckling.
The images show a five-year-old lioness named "Nosikitok" suckling a leopard cub estimated to be only three weeks old.
The suckling pig may be enjoyed at the hotel's culinary center, where Coque can prepare a special menu before your eyes, exclusively for you and the family for Father's Day.
The experiment was conducted at the experimental farm of the National Institute of Animal Science in Cheonan (Chungnam Province, South Korea) using 159 suckling piglets and 16 sows (LandracexYorkshirexDuroc).
This article assesses William Sampson's involvement in 'the Anne Willoughby affair', an episode that caused the vilification of Sir John Suckling and opposition to King Charles.
According to details, Nuzhat Bibi of Sahiwal filed a petition, contending that her husband Babar Ali of Mansoorabad had kicked of her house and snatched suckling daughter Noor Fatima forcibly some time back.
In rearing systems that allow the sow to regulate suckling frequency, either by natural (HOTZEL et al.
Daniel Suckling viciously attacked his mum as she slept after a wake, stamping on her head and twisting an arm which had undergone surgery.
Australia's High Commissioner to India, Patrick Suckling welcomed their decision to reach out to Indian women.
We are looking at a target of 120,000 tourist visas by the end of this financial year," said Patrick Suckling, Australian High Commissioner to India at a function at his residence.
Such an interpretation would imply that modern infants distinguish bottle-feeding from suckling.