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Suckle

suckle

1. To nurse; to feed by milk from the breast.

2. To suck; to draw sustenance from the breast.


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Re: whales

... do you think it will survive? Zero. So what happens? Well, get this: the mother whale has a SPECIALLY DESIGNED nipple, which allows the calf to suckle underwater!!!! That didn't evolve - the species would have died out, while it was 'evolving'! In response to the 'argument of ignorance' I'll ...

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by Chroma
Sun Nov 22, 2009 8:10 am
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: whales
Replies: 23
Views: 17812

Re: whales

... do you think it will survive? Zero. So what happens? Well, get this: the mother whale has a SPECIALLY DESIGNED nipple, which allows the calf to suckle underwater!!!! That didn't evolve - the species would have died out, while it was 'evolving'! I can't find a picture of this special nipple, ...

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by Asyncritus
Thu Nov 19, 2009 11:02 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: whales
Replies: 23
Views: 17812

Re: Some examples relating to my original idea

... to look at, until they fall hungry. The mother then gives them their breast.Now IT IS A PERFECTLY NORMAL THING. But strangely they know how to suckle as well. Isn't that food for thought? How do they know? What is the issue with the idea of survival here? Say that the infant did not have the ...

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by darwinist
Fri Oct 06, 2006 8:53 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Origins of life
Replies: 327
Views: 180352

Origins of life

... to look at, until they fall hungry. The mother then gives them their breast.Now IT IS A PERFECTLY NORMAL THING. But strangely they know how to suckle as well. Isn't that food for thought? How do they know? What is the issue with the idea of survival here? Say that the infant did not have the ...

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by waterboy
Sat May 06, 2006 7:12 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Origins of life
Replies: 327
Views: 180352

mammals

... mammals. They breath air, have hair (calves have hairs around the front of their heads), are warm blooded, and give birth to live offspring that suckle milk from their mothers Mammary Glands, glands that produce milk, which all mammals have. In most mammals, the glands are developed only in mature ...

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by kiekyon
Mon Apr 24, 2006 1:13 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: mammals
Replies: 10
Views: 5000
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