Agriculture. to feed (animals) with apportioned amounts at regular intervals.: Compare self-feed.
to feed (an animal or person) by hand: The students hand-fed the baby monkeys with an eyedropper.
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British Dictionary definitions for handfeed
to feed (a person or an animal) by hand
agriculture to give food to (poultry or livestock) in fixed amounts and at fixed times, rather than use a self-feeding system
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