noun. the procedure of adjusting a young kid or animal to attaining all nutrients from reserves aside from milk. It generally references the terminology of breast feeding.

WEANING: "Babies are typically weaned from their mother's breast milk at two and a half years of age for American children. "
Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "WEANING," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/weaning/ (accessed October 22, 2021).