misfeed

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

mis- +‎ feed

Noun[edit]

misfeed (plural misfeeds)

  1. A fault in a mechanical feed mechanism (in the paper pick-up of a printer, for example).

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Verb[edit]

misfeed (third-person singular simple present misfeeds, present participle misfeeding, simple past and past participle misfed)

  1. (transitive) To feed incorrectly, as for example with the wrong foodstuff.

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