the act of eating, or of supplying with food; the process of fattening.
That which is eaten; food.
That which furnishes or affords food, especially for animals; pasture land.
the act of consuming food
the act of supplying food and nourishment
At some point during a long road race it is necessary for riders to replace expended energy. Riders are given a "musette," a small cloth bag, containing food and water bottles. Riders grab the bag from the team support personnel, remove the contents and put them in the pockets of their jerseys to eat when most convenient. They generally prefer high-energy foods that break down quickly.
eating, giving food or nourishment.
Feeding is the process by which organisms, typically animals, obtain food.