feeding mechanism

feeding mechanism

[′fēd·iŋ ‚mek·ə‚niz·əm]
(zoology)
A mechanism by which an animal obtains and utilizes food materials.
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In addition to the 5G-enabled bovine wearables, the dairy, which was set up by the Agri-EPI centre and Britain's innovation agency, uses a range of new technology, including automated brushes that rotate when a cow rubs against them, sensor-driven curtains that open based on the weather, and a smart feeding mechanism that automatically delivers food to cows inside a barn using ceiling-mounted rails.
Will you survive 8m of your feeding mechanism chopped off?
A transparent wire reel cover protects the feeding mechanism from harmful job site debris.
A council spokesman said: "The metal guard, which should have been in place to prevent access to the feeding mechanism, had never been fitted to the machine in the two years it had been in use."
"The quality of a wine comes from the invisible part of mother nature; the feeding mechanism of the plant" he said, "Terroir, comes from underneath."
Even the feeding mechanism of the long-dead animal could have been similar to that of a minke, Fordyce said after noting Toipahautea waitaki had toothless, long and narrow jaws.
Tenders are invited for Fabrication, Machining, Welding Inspection And Fabrication Of Stationary And Gripper Block, Feeding Mechanism, Magazine And Fixing Of Load Cells For Various Simulation Studies Of Pfbr (Fsa) Chopper Document cost : INR 525 EMD value : INR 3349 Document Purchase Start date : 05 Apr 2018 Document Purchase End date : 11 Apr 2018 Opening date : 17 Apr 2018 Period of contract : 1 Month
The ministry's Assistant Undersecretary for General and Technical Education, Lateefa Al Bunooza, gave a presentation highlighting the automated quality system in the schools and the services it renders as well as the data feeding mechanism. The meeting included a (Q and A) part including remarks by the attendees about educational affairs.
A large 150-sheet feeder and 200 sheet eject pocket helps users to reduce the time they spend on loading and unloading cheques, while the robust automatic feeding mechanism ensures reliable cheque separation.
- New printhead and feeding mechanism ensure high speed and quality printing on 3.2m wide media.
Daniel Huber, Leslie Jones and Christine Helminski present an interesting series of lessons in which geometry is used to model the suction feeding mechanism of the Goliath Grouper, and to explore the consequences of geometric variability for organismal performance.
These are minimum values of needle's and looper's travel that ensure the reliable contact of working bodies in the so-called moments of "loop-fallover" needle and looper interaction with consecutive loop fixation by the needle as well as the normal operation of feeding mechanism.