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  • 21Feed water — Feed Feed, n. 1. That which is eaten; esp., food for beasts; fodder; pasture; hay; grain, ground or whole; as, the best feed for sheep. [1913 Webster] 2. A grazing or pasture ground. Shak. [1913 Webster] 3. An allowance of provender given to a… …

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  • 22Feed wheel — Feed Feed, n. 1. That which is eaten; esp., food for beasts; fodder; pasture; hay; grain, ground or whole; as, the best feed for sheep. [1913 Webster] 2. A grazing or pasture ground. Shak. [1913 Webster] 3. An allowance of provender given to a… …

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  • 23Feed — (f[=e]d), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Fed} (f[e^]d); p. pr. & vb. n. {Feeding}.] [AS. f[=e]dan, fr. f[=o]da food; akin to OS. f[=o]dian, OFries. f[=e]da, f[=o]da, D. voeden, OHG. fuottan, Icel. f[ae][eth]a, Sw. f[ o]da, Dan. f[ o]de. [root]75. See… …

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  • 24feed on/upon — [phrasal verb] feed on/upon (something) : to eat (something) as food usually used of animals Owls feed on insects, birds, and small mammals. • • • Main Entry: ↑feed …

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  • 25Feed-forward — is a term describing a kind of system which reacts to changes in its environment, usually to maintain some desired state of the system. A system which exhibits feed forward behavior responds to a measured disturbance in a pre defined way mdash;… …

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  • 26Feed the Birds — is a song written by the Sherman Brothers (Richard M. Sherman Robert B. Sherman) and featured in the 1964 motion picture Mary Poppins . It is reputed to have been Walt Disney s favorite song.The song speaks of an old beggar woman who sits on the… …

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  • 27feed|back — «FEED BAK», noun, adjective. –n. 1. a process by which a system or device regulates itself by feeding back to itself part of its output. 2. Biology. a process whereby the course of a reaction is controlled by the activity of some of the products… …

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  • 28feed — feedable, adj. /feed/, v., fed, feeding, n. v.t. 1. to give food to; supply with nourishment: to feed a child. 2. to yield or serve as food for: This land has fed 10 generations. 3. to provide as food. 4. to furnish for consumption. 5. to… …

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  • 29Feed Me Bubbe — Infobox Podcast title = Feed Me Bubbe caption = host = Bubbe and Avrom url = [http://www.chalutzproductions.com/ http://www.feedmebubbe.com] rss = http://feeds.feedburner.com/blogspot/feedmebubbe status = No Schedule began = Friday, June 16, 2006 …

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  • 30feed — [c]/fid / (say feed) verb (fed, feeding) –verb (t) 1. to give food to; supply with nourishment. 2. (fed, feeding) )→ breastfeed. 3. to provide with the requisite materials for development, maintenance, or operation. 4. to yield, or serve as, food …

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  • 31Feed the Kitty — Infobox Hollywood cartoon cartoon name = Feed the Kitty series = Merrie Melodies caption = Title card of Feed the Kitty . director = Chuck Jones story artist = Michael Maltese animator = Robert Gribbroek voice actor = Mel Blanc, Bea Benaderet… …

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  • 32Feed gear — Gear Gear (g[=e]r), n. [OE. gere, ger, AS. gearwe clothing, adornment, armor, fr. gearo, gearu, ready, yare; akin to OHG. garaw[=i], garw[=i] ornament, dress. See {Yare}, and cf. {Garb} dress.] 1. Clothing; garments; ornaments. [1913 Webster]… …

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  • 33Feed head — Head Head (h[e^]d), n. [OE. hed, heved, heaved, AS. he[ a]fod; akin to D. hoofd, OHG. houbit, G. haupt, Icel. h[ o]fu[eth], Sw. hufvud, Dan. hoved, Goth. haubi[thorn]. The word does not correspond regularly to L. caput head (cf. E. {Chief},… …

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  • 34feed on — Synonyms and related words: batten on, batten upon, browse, consume, crop, devour, eat, fatten on, fatten upon, feast on, feast upon, graze, ingest, live off of, live on, meal, partake of, pasture on, prey on, sponge, sponge on, take …

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  • 35feed — I. verb (fed; feeding) Etymology: Middle English feden, from Old English fēdan; akin to Old English fōda food more at food Date: before 12th century transitive verb 1. a. to give food to b. to give as food 2 …

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  • 36feed on — (Roget s IV) v. Syn. eat, batten on, live off of, sponge, feast upon, prey upon; see also eat 1 …

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  • 37feed — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. eat, dine, consume, devour; graze; nourish, nurture, bait; supply, provide, furnish; satisfy, gratify. See food, sufficiency, fuel. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. fodder, food for animals, pasture, forage,… …

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  • 38prey on or upon — 1. Plunder, pillage, rob, despoil. 2. Devour, feed upon. 3. Waste, corrode, waste gradually …

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  • 39Mate. Feed. Kill. Repeat. — Mate. Feed. Kill. Repeat. Demo album by Slipknot Released October 31, 1996 ( …

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  • 40Soulé Steam Feed Works — U.S. Historic district Contributing property Mississippi Landmark …

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