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Synonyms for bite

Synonyms for bite

to seize, as food, with the teeth

to consume gradually, as by chemical reaction or friction

to feel or cause to feel a sensation of heat or discomfort

a small portion of food

a light meal


Synonyms for bite

a wound resulting from biting by an animal or a person

a small amount of solid food

a painful wound caused by the thrust of an insect's stinger into skin

a light informal meal

(angling) an instance of a fish taking the bait

wit having a sharp and caustic quality

a strong odor or taste property

the act of gripping or chewing off with the teeth and jaws

a portion removed from the whole

to grip, cut off, or tear with or as if with the teeth or jaws

cause a sharp or stinging pain or discomfort

penetrate or cut, as with a knife

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deliver a sting to


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If you praise too enthusiastically you may get him excited and cause him to increase his bite pressure again.
The point being that the bait experiences relatively little force from the kingfish impact, but the very sharp teeth, combined with a relatively weak bite force compared to other fishes, still results in a huge bite pressure (which is force per area), cutting the bait in half," says Motta.
sup][24] In this study, the record base-wearing patients were instructed to relax the masticatory muscle and bring the jaw into a resting position and hence that the bite pressure force on the alveolar mucosa was absent during CBCT scan.
If you look at the bite pressure of a great white, this is not even a love bite - it is a kiss.
The suit blocks teeth from penetrating and spreads the bite pressure across the body.