feeder


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Synonyms for feeder

an animal being fattened or suitable for fattening

a branch that flows into the main stream

a machine that automatically provides a supply of some material

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an outdoor device that supplies food for wild birds

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an animal that feeds on a particular source of food

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MULTAN -- The Multan Electric Power Company (Mepco) completed six high tension (HT) feeders with a cost of Rs 48 million during the last month.
These workhorses of the feeder world can handle seeds large and small--from sunflowers to petite mixes.
DOES THE COLOR OF HUMMINGBIRD FEEDERS AFFECT HUMMINGBIRDS' FEEDING PATTERNS IN TERMS OF AMOUNT OF SUGAR WATER CONSUMED AND RELATIVE NUMBER OF FEEDING EPISODES?
Henry Corbett, Solus Garden & Leisure's head of gardening brands, says: "One of the most important considerations should be that the bird feeder is suitable for the type of food it's going to hold.
A pan feeder hopper reduces the total weight of parts in a vibratory feeder bowl and maintains an optimal flow of material or parts.
We recorded the number of visits by male and female cardinals to each feeder and noted the location and sex of other cardinals present.
NTN's integrated monodrive two-way feeder system addresses this issue by requiring only half the space need when installing bowl-type parts feeder and an independent spring separator, resulting in a significant space savings.
The new "Badger Beater" feeder enables feed blocks, buckets and tubs to be offered to cattle a metre above ground - the DEFRA-recommended badger-proof feeding height.
This newly designed line of step feeders for industry includes an industrial step feeder and a tabletop step feeder.
A reportedly unique dosing mechanism was introduced in the past year on the new ScrewDisc gravimetric feeder from Brabender Technologie.
K-Tron is a global leader in the gravimetric and volumetric feeder market, producing feeders, vacuum conveying and related controls and equipment for the food and pet food industries as well other chemical process industries.
FLX2010 SMD pick-and-place has 190 feeders, permitting feeder changeover during operation.