Sentence Examples with the word feeding

The trees were formerly felled for building the ships of the navy and for feeding the iron furnaces of Sussex and Hampshire.

The point I am trying to make is that on a global scale, neither the cost of feeding the hungry nor the fundamental lack of food can possibly be the major issue.

His attention was distracted momentarily as the feeding tube was switched to Carmen's other breast.

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All are animals of small or moderate size and arboreal habits, feeding on a vegetable or mixed diet, and inhabiting Australia, Papua and the Moluccan Islands.

The physical ramifications of not feeding for over thirty hours commanded attention.

In the latter we find the young Nemertines crawling about after a period of from six to eight weeks, and probably feeding upon a portion of this gelatinous substance, which is found to diminish in bulk.

The neve is thus the feeding ground of the glacier (q.v.).

A species of Acarus is recorded as infesting a store of powdered strychnine and feeding on that drug, so poisonous to larger organisms. Reference to literature (40).

A dark form hunkered before the fire, feeding small twigs to the flames.

Carmen had assumed breast feeding would be a natural thing, but as Matthew lay fussing in her arms, it seemed a major obstacle.