self-feeding


self-feeding
self-nourishing, providing itself with food

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • self-feeding — [self′fēd′iŋ] adj. 1. automatically supplying itself with what is needed, as a machine ☆ 2. designating or of a system of supplying feed to animals so that they can eat the kind and amount they want when they want it * * * …   Universalium

  • self-feeding — [self′fēd′iŋ] adj. 1. automatically supplying itself with what is needed, as a machine ☆ 2. designating or of a system of supplying feed to animals so that they can eat the kind and amount they want when they want it …   English World dictionary

  • self-feeding — automatinis tiekimas statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. self feeding vok. Selbstzuführung, f rus. автоматическая подача, f pranc. alimentation automatique, f; avancement automatique, m …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • self-feeding — self feedˈing adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑self …   Useful english dictionary

  • self-feed — /self feed , self /, v.t., self fed, self feeding. Agric. to provide a supply of food to (animals) so as to allow them to eat as much and as often as they want. Cf. hand feed (def. 1). [1865 70] * * * …   Universalium

  • self-feed|ing — «SEHLF FEE dihng», adjective. that feeds itself automatically: »a self feeding press …   Useful english dictionary

  • self-feed — ˈ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ transitive verb : to provide rations to (animals) in bulk so as to permit each animal to select the kind and quantity of food that it wants compare hand feed * * * /self feed , self /, v.t., self fed, self feeding. Agric. to provide a… …   Useful english dictionary

  • self-feeder — noun 1》 a furnace or machine that renews its own fuel or material automatically. 2》 a device for supplying food to farm animals automatically. Derivatives self feeding adjective …   English new terms dictionary

  • self-feeder — n. 1 a furnace, machine, etc., that renews its own fuel or material automatically. 2 a device for supplying food to farm animals automatically. Derivatives: self feeding adj …   Useful english dictionary

  • Self-neglect — is a behavioural condition in which an individual neglects to attend to their basic needs, such as personal hygiene, appropriate clothing, feeding, or tending appropriately to any medical conditions they have.… …   Wikipedia


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