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English definition of “feeder”

feeder

adjective [before noun]     /ˈfiː.dər/ US  /ˈfiː.dɚ/
describes something that leads to or supplies a larger thing of the same type : a feeder road a feeder school Rural and suburban roads
(Definition of feeder adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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