Definition of 'feeder'
Example sentences containing 'feeder'
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The smaller clubs are effectively feeder clubs. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Smaller counties do not have to be feeder clubs. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It is the idea of the feeder club. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Of course they also hang in vertical lines on garden feeders. Times, Sunday Times (2010)They have effectively become a feeder system. The Sun (2015)All contact was through these feeder funds that supplied him with the capital. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Half the places are given to the best performers in various feeder series and individual endurance races. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Clearly schools need to consult parents before making any changes to existing practice and to liaise with their feeder and neighbouring schools. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Given that this is the feeder system from which he must select, is this a concern? Times, Sunday Times (2010)Regional airlines have already begun to hook up with their alliance partners and send feeder traffic to other European hubs. Times, Sunday Times (2011)You could have feeder teams. Times, Sunday Times (2013)You become a feeder club. The Sun (2008)The under-21 league has to be improved, the loan system reformed and feeder clubs considered. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Working with other schools is an effective means of staff training, and academies for secondary pupils will benefit if their feeder schools improve their standards. Times, Sunday Times (2012)England's new regime is keen to end the view that one-day cricket is a glorified feeder system. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Part of this is because most top African players are based abroad, which leaves the domestic leagues to serve as perennial feeder clubs. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It nests in forests, but in its winter quarters in America it is common in gardens and is a regular visitor to feeders and bird tables. Times, Sunday Times (2008)If it is a feeder club, I could not call a player up to my first team until the transfer window. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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Used Occasionally. feeder is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'feeder'
British English: feeder ADJECTIVE
A feeder road, railway, or river is a smaller one that leads to a more important one.
...the feeder road leading to the airport.
Definition of feeder from the Collins English Dictionary
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