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cater for

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eat

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  • eat
  • drink milk
  • take nourishment

encourage

feed on something

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to sustain (a living organism) with food

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to maintain existence in a certain way

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to help bring about

a large meal elaborately prepared or served

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For high-producing cows, a 5-10 percent feed refusal rate is a suggested estimate.
The feed refusal, faeces and urine of each lamb were collected and weighed daily, pooled over each collection period and representative samples were taken and retained for subsequent chemical analyses.
One sub-sample of faeces and the feed refusal samples were frozen, freeze-dried, finely ground and analysed in duplicate for moisture (convection oven 105[degrees]C, AOAC 930.15, 925.10) (AOAC, 2000), ash (furnace 550[degrees]C, AOAC 942.05) (AOAC, 2000), gross energy content (adiabatic bomb calorimeter, Gallenkamp and Co.
After 7 days of age, all kids began receiving the experimental diet for ad libitum intake and they were offered enough feed to ensure that there was about 20% feed refusals each day.
Bulked samples of feed refusals and faeces were ground to pass through a 1 mm mash prior to analyses.