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trickle feednoun [T]

uk   us   UK
the ​process of ​supplyingcontinuoussmallamounts of something: Trickle-feed ​techniquesallowcontinuousupdate of the ​data.
verb [T] uk   us  
The ​media were trickle-fed ​information about the department's ​problems.
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