baby food

baby food
food, as vegetables, fruits, or meat, puréed or minced for easy ingestion by infants.
[1895-1900]

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baby food UK US noun [uncountable]
special food for babies that has been cut into small pieces and cooked so that it is soft and smooth
Thesaurus: types of food or drinkhypernym pies and pastrieshyponym

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baby food,
any of various foods specially prepared for infants, usually by chopping, straining, or blending of ingredients. They are usually characterized as having very little flavor.
ba´by-food´, adjective.

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