or feed stock



raw material for processing or manufacturing industry.

Origin of feedstock

First recorded in 1930–35; feed + stock
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Historical Examples of feedstock

  • Then he suggested an improvement to the feedstock pump that increased the mean time between failures by a couple hours.


    Cory Doctorow

British Dictionary definitions for feedstock



the main raw material used in the manufacture of a product
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