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baby (n):
a project of personal concern to someone
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this project is his baby
baby (n):
a very young mammal
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baby rabbits
baby (n):
(slang) sometimes used as a term of address for attractive young women
baby (n):
the youngest member of a group (not necessarily young)
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the baby of the family.
the baby of the Supreme Court
baby (n):
a very young child (birth to 1 year) who has not yet begun to walk or talk
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the baby began to cry again.
she held the baby in her arms.
it sounds simple, but when you have your own baby it is all so different

Related Words: infant
baby (n):
an unborn child; a human fetus
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I felt healthy and very feminine carrying the baby.
it was great to feel my baby moving about inside
baby (n):
an immature childish person
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he remained a child in practical matters as long as he lived.
stop being a baby!

Related Words: child
baby (v):
treat with excessive indulgence
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grandparents often pamper the children.
Let's not mollycoddle our students!

Related Words: coddleindulgemollycoddlepamperspoil
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The notion that for every wrong done there should be a compensating measure of justice.


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