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feed
  • noun
    An act of giving food, especially to animals or a baby, or of having food given to one. (the baby's morning feed)
    A device or pipe for supplying material to a machine. (a paper feed)
    A line or prompt given to an actor on stage. (Simon needed our kid to speak up and give him the feed line of ‘no’ so he could deliver his line and then subsequent cheap shot.)
    verb
    Give food to. (did you remember to feed the cat?)
    Supply with material or power. (a radial circuit fed by a 20 amp fuse)
    Cause to pass gradually and steadily, typically through a confined space. (make holes through which to feed the cables)

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