the behaviour in taking nourishment for survival. In people it starts as the sucking and swallowing reflexes, self demand for food, starting to bite, making chewing movements, chewing with teeth and feeding ourselves.

FEEDING BEHAVIOR: "Our feeding behaviour develops as we grow from birth."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "FEEDING BEHAVIOR," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/feeding-behavior/ (accessed October 15, 2021).