suckler

[ suhk-ler ]
/ ˈsʌk lər /

noun

an animal that suckles its young; mammal.

Nearby words

  1. sucking,
  2. sucking louse,
  3. sucking reflex,
  4. sucking wound,
  5. suckle,
  6. suckling,
  7. suckling, sir john,
  8. sucks,
  9. sucky,
  10. sucralfate

Origin of suckler

late Middle English word dating back to 1425–75; see origin at suckle, -er1

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