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tube feedingnoun [U]

uk   /ˈtjuːbˌfiːd.ɪŋ/  us   /ˈtuːb ˌfiː.dɪŋ/ specialized
providingfood through a ​tube into the ​stomach or other ​parts of the ​digestivesystem for ​patients who are cannot ​eat through the ​mouth: Unconscious ​patients may ​requiretubefeeding.
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