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Part of Speech: noun
Results: 21
3. An allowance of provender given to a horse, cow, etc.; a meal; as, a feed of corn or oats.
4. A meal, or the act of eating.
5. The water supplied to steam boilers.
6. The supply of material to a machine, as water to a steam boiler, coal to a furnace, or grain to a run of stones.
7. The mechanism by which the action of feeding is produced; a feed motion.
Part of Speech: present participle
1. Feeding.
Part of Speech: verb
1. To take food; to eat.
2. To be nourished, strengthened, or satisfied, as if by food.
4. To subject by eating; to satisfy the appetite; to feed one's self ( upon something); to prey; - with on or upon.
Part of Speech: verb transitive
3. To fill the wants of; to supply with that which is used or wasted; as, springs feed ponds; the hopper feeds the mill; to feed a furnace with coal.
4. To nourish, in a general sense; to foster, strengthen, develop, and guard.
6. To give for food, especially to animals; to furnish for consumption; as, to feed out turnips to the cows; to feed water to a steam boiler.
7. To supply ( the material to be operated upon) to a machine; as, to feed paper to a printing press.
8. To produce progressive operation upon or with ( as in wood and metal working machines, so that the work moves to the cutting tool, or the tool to the work).
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