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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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Modelling pasture-based automatic milking system herds: system fitness of grazeable home-grown forages, land areas and walking distances.
Effect of herd sizes, pasture utilisation (P) and rates of grazeable complementary forage rotation (CFR) use on walking distances (from parlour to paddock [distance, km] and total walking distance in km in a day), energy loss due to grazing and walking, milking frequency (MF) and milking interval (MI) Herd size P (t CFR SR Area Distance MF (n) DM/ha) (%) (cow/ha) (ha) (km) (no.
2008) may provide 28 t DM/ha grazeable forage (Islam et al.
Metabolisable energy supply increased with the increase in proportion of grazeable CFR in both moderate and high pasture system.
Replacement of pasture by grazeable CFR on up to 50% of the grazing area indicated the potential to reduced the grazing area up to 50 and 30 ha under moderate and high pasture utilisation, respectively (depending on the size of AMS herd).
Grazeable forage options and simulated yields from different rotation options
3 t DM/ha grazeable forages respectively for 10 October, 20 October, 20 November and 20 December sowing treatments (Table 5).