In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(with masculine article in the singular) ama de cría feminine(with masculine article in the singular) ama de leche femininenodriza feminine
- The women went away, too, to work as wet nurses in Paris and elsewhere.
- The fourth type of wet-nursing developed when the Church and the State employed wet nurses to suckle foundlings in institutions created for saving souls and lives.
- From the beginning there was a practical obstacle to the proselytising: the hospital soon ran out of Protestant wet nurses.
- In the past, upper-class women sent their children to wet nurses until they were weaned.
- Women administrators were appointed to supervise the system of child welfare services to ‘enfants assistés’ and the regulation of wet nurses.
1(child) amamantar(person) mimar(industry) proteger
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