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Synonyms for underfed

not getting adequate food

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Owners "will overwork them, underfeed them, and overexpose them to pesticides.
The Coal Shall Meet The Following Specifications For Industrial Underfeed Stokers.
The improvements in feed and monitoring technology allow precise control of a concentrated product where an overfeed or underfeed situation could potentially negate any economic benefit gained by using such a program.
The association may apply to humans, Lewis says, but he is quick to caution that no benefits of underfeeding were seen and that parents should not underfeed their babies in order to ensure a svelte adulthood for them.
This is a formula intrinsically appealing to Hollywood, even when it underfeeds the box office.