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English definition of “feed”

feed

verb (PUT)    /fiːd/ (fed, fed)
C1 [I or T, usually + adv/prep] to supply something to a person or thing, or put something into a machine or system , especially in a regular or continuous way: The vegetables are fed into the machine at this end. The images are fed over satellite networks to broadcasters throughout the world . [+ two objects] A member of staff had been feeding the newspaper information /feeding information to the newspaper . Several small streams feed into (= join ) the river near here.Placing and positioning an object [T] to put fuel on or inside something that burns , to keep it burning : Remember to feed the fire while I'm out.FuelsPetroleum products especially when used as fuel
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