self-feed

verb
\ ˈself-ˈfēd How to pronounce self-feed (audio) \
self-fed\ ˈself-​ˈfed How to pronounce self-fed (audio) \; self-feeding

Definition of self-feed

transitive verb

: to provide rations to (animals) in bulk so as to permit feeding as wanted

First Known Use of self-feed

1916, in the meaning defined above

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“Self-feed.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/self-feed. Accessed 15 December 2019.

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