graze

English translation: consumed

23:01 Apr 2, 2005
English to English translations [PRO]
Marketing - Agriculture / agroforestry
English term or phrase: graze
it says: "shrubs that increase with forest cutting were the most grazed"
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English translation:consumed
Explanation:
graze1 (gr³z) v. grazed, graz·ing, graz·es. --intr. 1. To feed on growing grasses and herbage. 2. Informal. a. To eat a variety of appetizers as a full meal. b. To eat snacks throughout the day in place of full meals. --tr. 1. To feed on (herbage) in a field or on pastureland. 2. To feed on the herbage of (a piece of land). 3. To afford herbage for the feeding of: This field will graze 30 head of cattle. 4. To put (livestock) out to feed. 5. To tend (feeding livestock) in a pasture.
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Explanation:
graze1 (gr³z) v. grazed, graz·ing, graz·es. --intr. 1. To feed on growing grasses and herbage. 2. Informal. a. To eat a variety of appetizers as a full meal. b. To eat snacks throughout the day in place of full meals. --tr. 1. To feed on (herbage) in a field or on pastureland. 2. To feed on the herbage of (a piece of land). 3. To afford herbage for the feeding of: This field will graze 30 head of cattle. 4. To put (livestock) out to feed. 5. To tend (feeding livestock) in a pasture.

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