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graze

[grāz]
(ordnance)
To pass close to the surface, as a shot that follows a path nearly parallel to the ground and low enough to strike a standing person.
Burst of a projectile at the instant of impact with the ground. Also known as graze burst.
In time fire, a burst on impact with the ground or other material object on a level with or below the target.
(vertebrate zoology)
To feed by browsing on, cropping, and eating grass.
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The launch of graze into retail outlets comes on the heels of the brand's "hugely successful" entry into the U.
Ideally, that would be offered at 10 yards by 10 yards--I've found that animals graze squares more efficiently than rectangles.
Coblentz and his colleagues planted two types of oat cultivars (an early- and a late-maturing variety) in August and put dairy heifers out to graze for 6 hours a day at two different starting dates: in late September and mid-October.
We produce excellent beef from Speaking in the House of Commons, Mrs Onwurah said: "You may think that Newcastle Central is an urban constituency, but actually but we the lucky cattle that graze the nutritious and produce excellent beef from the lucky cattle that graze the nutritious and stunning Town Moor.
Cut and carry system was followed when harsh environment or zero vegetation did not permit to graze rangelands.
A federal judge in Las Vegas sided with the Hages' claim that their water rights entitled them to graze their cattle on federal land for free, and held two BLM employees in contempt of court for trying to force the ranchers to obtain grazing leases.
enjoyed "an implied license" to graze their livestock on
One way to use summer grass is to buy small yearlings in spring when grass begins to flourish, graze them until fall, and sell them when pasture quality and quantity begins to decline.
Constraining the time available to graze reinforces heifers' preference for sward of high quality despite low availability.
Fly grazing is the term for horses put out to graze on private land by unscrupulous owners, as prices of hay and grassland increase.
The main rules producers will be required to follow: 1) animals must graze pasture during the grazing season, which must be at least 120 days per year, 2) animals must obtain a minimum of 30 percent of their total animal feed requirement from grazing pasture during the grazing season, and 3) pasture must be managed as a crop to meet the feed requirements for the grazing animals and to protect soil and water quality.
Crystal Farms[R] and Grass Point Farms[R] partnered to bring you a unique line of pasture-grazed cheese processed from the milk of cows that graze freely on open pastures.