Down Feed

Business / Machine Shop / Down Feed: A seldom used method of feeding work into milling cutters. The work is fed in the same direction as the portion of the cutter which comes in contact with it.

Other Words for Feed

Feed Adjective Synonyms: provision, cater or provide (for), victual, purvey, provender, supply, maintain, nurture, nourish, board, support, sustain, wine and dine
Feed Verb Synonyms: fodder, forage, pasturage, silage, food, provender
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Hold Down

Technology / Rockets / Hold Down: A mechanical clamp for securing a motor to a test stand or to secure an entire vehicle to a launch pad and may be remotely released. MORE

Hunkering Down

Business / Finance / Hunkering Down: Used to describe the position of an investor whose stocks or bonds have dropped in value below their original purchase price. MORE

Ingestive Feeders

Science / Biology / Ingestive Feeders: Animals that ingest food through a mouth. MORE

High Moisture Feed Grains

Business / Agriculture / High Moisture Feed Grains: Corn and grain sorghum must have moisture content below CCC standards in order to qualify for marketing assistance loans. However, the FAIR Act of 1996 makes recourse loans available to producers of c MORE

Fourth Down Conversion

Entertainment / Football / Fourth Down Conversion: The act of using a fourth down play to make a first down. These are comparatively uncommon. If a team is close enough, they will generally attempt a field goal on fourth down. Otherwise, they will usu MORE

Fluid Feeders

Science / Biology / Fluid Feeders: Animals such as aphids, ticks, and mosquitoes that pierce the body of a host plant or animal and obtain food from ingesting its fiuids. MORE

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