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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The apparatus or device in an automatic or semi-automatic machine by which the material to be operated on is supplied to the tools or processes for fabrication.
  • n. The carriage which feeds logs or wood bolts to the sawing- or cutting-tools.

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