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feedstock

or feed stock

[feed-stok] /ˈfidˌstɒk/
noun
1.
raw material for processing or manufacturing industry.
Origin of feedstock
1930-1935
1930-35; feed + stock
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  • Then he suggested an improvement to the feedstock pump that increased the mean time between failures by a couple hours.

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feedstock

/ˈfiːdˌstɒk/
noun
1.
the main raw material used in the manufacture of a product
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