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feeding cup

  1. spout cup.
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Origin of feeding cup

First recorded in 1880–85
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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Historical Examples of feeding cup

  • But this incident of the feeding-cup was the climax, somehow.

    The History of Sir Richard Calmady

    Lucas Malet

  • She was reared up in bed, and he put the feeding-cup between her lips that he would have died to save from any hurt.

    Sons and Lovers

    David Herbert Lawrence

  • Nourishment should be fluid for the first three days, and taken from a feeding-cup from the opposite corner of the mouth.