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feederadjective [before noun]

uk   /ˈfiː.dər/  us   /ˈfiː.dɚ/
used to refer to something that leads to or supplies a larger thing of the same type: a feeder road a feeder school

feedernoun [C]

uk   /ˈfiː.dər/  us   /ˈfiː.dɚ/
(Definition of feeder from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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feedernoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈfiːdər/
an organization, system, etc. that supplies a larger organization, system, etc. with something: The small regional airlines act as feeders, carrying passengers to the major airports served by international airlines.
(Definition of feeder from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “feeder”
in Chinese (Simplified) 汇入主干的,融入主流的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 匯入主幹的,融入主流的…
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