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fodder

noun

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material provided to sustain or nourish
  • The farmer used grain as fodder for his livestock.

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The first known use of fodder was before the 12th century

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“Fodder.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/fodder. Accessed 13 May. 2021.

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