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force-feed

Engineering a method of lubrication in which a pump forces oil into the bearings of an engine, etc.
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Even though the practice of force-feeding has been on for a long time, the act has been found to be dangerous for babies who may get choked when their noses are forcibly closed so that they can swallow some food.
"They tie us on the force-feeding bed, and then they put a lot of liquid into the tubes, and the pressure is immense so we end up vomiting it out.
"They tie us on the force-feeding bed, and then they put a lot of liquid into the tubes, and the pressure is immense so we end up vomiting it out," the detainee, identified only by his surname, Singh, told the AP.
It is this disturbing force-feeding equipment, used on suffragettes at Walton Gaol (now HMP Liverpool) which museum visitors can now see.
The IMA has, for a number of years, refused to participate in any force-feeding of prisoners.
In their decision, the judges also explained that allowing the force-feeding of prisoners maintains a gentle balance between the sanctity of life, public interests, the individual's right to dignity, their right to autonomy and freedom of expression.
According to Addameer human rights association, "Several Palestinian prisoners have died as a result of being subjected to force-feeding. These include Abdul-Qader Abu al-Fahm who had died on 11 May 1970 during a hunger strike in Ashkelon prison, Rasem Halawah and Ali al-Ja'fari, who died following the insertion of the feeding tubes into their lungs instead of their stomachs in July 1980 during a hunger strike in Nafha prison, and Ishaq Maragha, who died in Beersheba prison in 1983."
It has been observed that force-feeding by the mother leads to refusal of food by the child whereas positive mother behavior is associated with higher acceptance of food by the child10.
ISLAMABAD -- Police in Mumbai resorted to an unusual method of getting a thief to hand over the goods - by force-feeding him more than 40 bananas in an attempt to retrieve a gold chain which he had swallowed.
A nearly two-month hunger strike by a Palestinian detainee now in a coma may test a controversial new Israeli law on force-feeding, with doctors vowing to refuse to carry it out.
KUDE[pounds sterling]S (CyHAN)- Riots against the force-feeding of a prisoner on hunger strike broke out outside a hospital in a southern Israeli city Sunday, a spokesperson for Israeli police confirmed to Xinhua.