Wean

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Gradual ProcessPlay
Weaning is often a slow transition rather than an instant change. SlideSarah's baby was gradually weaned onto solids over several weeks.
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Age ContextPlay
The context of weaning usually involves infants or young animals. SlidePuppies are usually weaned from their mother's milk at around eight weeks old.
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Physical DevelopmentPlay
Weaning indicates a step in growth or independence. SlideOnce kittens are weaned, they start exploring more on their own.